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Thursday, June 05, OEC Distance Learning An alternative delivery method Ed Humphrey NSP Central Division OEC Supervisor
Thursday, June 05, Planning Goals To find a way to provide effective instruction of both didactic material and practical skill sets in a non- traditional manner.
Thursday, June 05, Planning Goals To find a delivery method that will make the program available to potential patrollers who cannot attend a traditional course because of schedules or distance.
Thursday, June 05, Provide yet another method for OEC Instructors to use their skills more than just at traditional OEC courses and annual refreshers. E-Course is NOT a replacement for the traditional OEC course. E-Course is NOT a for everyone. E-Course is in fact a more difficult and time consuming method of delivery.
Thursday, June 05, Didactic more difficult and time consuming for Students and Staff Students –Read Text, Fill out work book, and complete online assignments Staff –Read, evaluate, and provide feedback for lessons returned by . –Remote management of progress
Thursday, June 05, Practical skill sets more difficult and time consuming or Students and Staff Students –Work with Mentor to develop skills Staff –More staff because of one on one mentor to student ratio –Will need to recruit others for some skill sets –Management of Mentors
Thursday, June 05, Course requires – –Course registration –Course materials –Instructor of Record –Course Coordinator –Mentor Coordinator (optional) –A Mentor for every participate –A minimum of 4 practical sessions –Participation of Patrol Representatives –Supplemental Evaluation
Thursday, June 05, Distance Learning Committee Ed Humphrey – OEC Supervisor Central Teresa Stewart – Southern Jerry Milano – Far West Barbara Baxter – Far West Janet Glaser – Central Jim Blauch - Eastern
Thursday, June 05, Use current OEC text and workbook Additional Chapter by Chapter evaluation tools to ensure student understanding and learning of didactic information developed by team. Use other online sources of information to enhance current OEC content and practical skills. Use Material on OEC Web Site and OEC Zone.
Thursday, June 05, Course Materials Schedule with approval of OEC Region Administrator and OEC Division Supervisor CURRENT
Thursday, June 05, Course Materials Will Reside on NSP Website On student Bookshelf Online registration with NSP number before course. Online Change of status when complete course FUTURE
Thursday, June 05, Administrative Documents Reside login to NSP Member as Password = Student Documents Reside login to NSP member as Password = FUTURE
Thursday, June 05, Administrative Documents How to Register a Distance Learning Course How to set up and use a Yahoo group for course collaboration Course Overview Instructor of Record (IOR) Job Description Course Coordinator Job Description Mentor Coordinator Job Description Mentor Job Description Mentor Meeting Guidelines
Thursday, June 05, Student Documents Assignment for each chapter in OEC Student Text
Thursday, June 05, Questions? Ed Humphrey NSP Central Division OEC Supervisor 315 Center Street, PO Box 143 Miamiville, Ohio Home Mobile Toll Free Fax