Developmental Communications Task Force

January 11, 2007
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm



Meeting called by: Dolores Segura

Type of meeting: Developmental Communication Task Force

Facilitator: Dolores Segura


Agenda Topics


15 minutes   Introductions / Announcements   Dolores Segura
    Discussion:  Dolores thanked everyone for their kindness during her time of grief at the loss of her mother.  NADE will be in Nashville Tennessee in March and TCTA will be in Austin this year


30 minutes   Reports   Marilyn Burke
    Discussion:  Mary Leonard reported on the budget and textbooks.  The hourly funds need to be monitored to ensure funds through the end of August.  Reading faculty completed the review of the survey sent out to faculty and writing faculty met twice to discuss cut-scores and exit exams.


45 minutes   Reading Survey Results   Marilyn Burke
    Discussion:  Marilyn Burke reported on the results of the survey and explained the implications of the results to the Task Force.  Marilyn will send the report to Dr. Ward and Dr. Goodall soon.

Action:  Marilyn will edit the White Paper


10 minutes   Future Task Force meetings    
    Discussion:  A meeting was set for April 20, 2007 at 1:30 pm at EVC