January 12, 2006
1:30 to 3:00pm




Meeting Called by Department Chair, Dolores Segura

Attendees:  Developmental Communications Task Force Members

Please Read:  Read and Review the Coordinating Board Documents; Read the challenges and recommendations in the white paper.

Please Bring:  Patience and remember that our guest speaker Shayla Myles from Prairie View A & M will speak to us from 11:15 to 1:00pm about overcoming students' barriers toward college.  (A light lunch will be provided.)

1:30 pm to 1:45 pm



Introductions / Announcements

NADE, 2006 -- Feb 15 - 18, 2006


1:45 pm to 2:15 pm




Budget, Textbooks, Assessment and Advising, Reading, Writing, SASC (white paper), an any other reports pending.


2:15 pm to 2:45 pm



Review THECB Documents -- "Developmental Education in the State of Texas". THECB Data profile for the State of Texas.   http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/os/successinitiatives/deved/dedata/


2:45 pm to 3:00 pm


Wrap up / Future Task Force meetings


Additional Instructions: Have a wonderful semester break and a peaceful and joyful New Year.