Presentation on theme: "LMS Open House LMS Subcommittee of the Distance Learning Committee"— Presentation transcript:
1 LMS Open House LMS Subcommittee of the Distance Learning Committee Mr. James BrittainDr. Tim McElroyDr. Diane BozeMr. Tom MessnerDr. Richard CastilloMs. Allie OgleDr. Kimberly CottrellDr. Kathleen ReeseDr. Steven DunkerMs. Elizabeth ReeveMr. Kip FinneganDr. Erik TerdalMs. Barbara FullerMs. Stacy ThompsonMr. Michael GibbonsDr. Joyce Van NostrandMr. Will GillenDr. Joan E WilliamsMs. Peggy Kaney
2 Current Conditions Online Course Information 94 Courses132 Sections2135 Students3600 EnrollmentsFall 2006 – Summer 2007 Data
3 Current Conditions Hardware and Software Information Single ServerNo RedundancyNearing CapacityBasic Version of BbNo single sign onNo add on capabilitiesFeature stunted
4 Future Direction Scale to allow greater numbers of students Redundancy Online degree programs24/7/365 UptimeExpanded features and optionsMust import/convert existing courses seamlesslyEnterprise capabilitiesScale to allow greater numbers of studentsRedundancyAdditional Features
5 Process For Change 1. Form a core selection team (Done) 2. Agree to process (Done)3. Define (and agree upon) criteria for a learning management system (January)a. Collect Information (i.e. surveys)b. Face-to-Face Discussions.
6 Process4. Match the requirements to vendors (February) a. CoIT recommendations b. WCET EduTools – LMS comparison site 5. RFP (February) 6. Select finalists (March) 7. Demos (March) 8. Pilot or hands-on tests (April) 9. Vote to select (May, 2008)