Council of Chief Academic Officers
December 20, 2004
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (ET)
Council on Postsecondary Education
Meeting Room A
A. Mission parameter discussion – (CPE process and timeline)
B. Educational leadership workgroup – (Effort to develop programs that better meet the workforce/professional development needs of P-12 and KCTCS)
C. Governor's Vision for Education – (Our role in the Governor's desire to address the state's educational and economic development needs)
D. Measuring Up and the Urban University Consortium/Kentucky Consortium
E. Institutional Funding – NCHEMS project
F. Program Productivity Review
2. TQ Summit
A. Review of 2004 Summit
B. Choose 2005 date and institutional sponsor
A. General Education Transfer Policy – (effective Spring 2005)
B. Statewide input to develop next steps for transfer
C. CAS update
D. Online transfer tools
E. Completer degrees – (Gary will discuss Murray State’s model)
4. Student learning initiative/Greater Expectations
Discussion of next steps in student learning assessment building on the Measuring Up pilot project and work we are planning with AAC&U linking to their Greater Expectations initiative to improve undergraduate learning. The Council is considering a budget request to expand the MU work. Your input on the nature of the effort is sought.
5. Kentucky Journal budget and funding
KCTCS has assumed editorship and we need to assess the impact and determine funding for this effort.
Next meeting: Monday, January 31, 2005, following Council meeting.