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Resources

Why Resources?

The General Education Visioning Task Force was commissioned by the Provost in January, 2013 and recommissioned as the PLUS Task Force in January of 2014. The following documents track the efforts and commitment of the Task Force during the curricular reform process.


2014 Draft report of proposed curricular changes for public comment

2014 Potential curricular reform models

  • 2014-03-17 PLUS existing general education infographic (PDF)
  • 2014-03-17 PLUS general education comparision chart (PDF)
  • 2014-03-17 PLUS general education clusters model (PDF)
  • 2014-03-17 PLUS general education core model (PDF)
  • 2014-03-17 PLUS general pathways model (PDF)
  • 2014-03-17 PLUS baccalaureate options (PDF)
  • 2014-03-17 PLUS HIP and EL options (PDF)
  • 2014-03-17 PLUS eletronic portfolio options (PDF)
  • 2014-03-17 ePortfolios by Michael Day (PDF)
  • 2014-03-17 UNIV options by First and Second Year Experience (PDF)

2014 Symposium on General Education

  • 2014-02-17 PLUS Symposium Worksheet Results (PDF)
  • 2014-01-29 PLUS Symposium Worksheet (PDF)
  • 2014-01-29 PLUS Symposium Keynote (PDF)
  • 2014-01-29 PLUS Symposium PowerPoint (PDF)
  • 2014-01-29 Baccalaureate SLOs (PDF)
  • 2014-01-29 EL and HIPs (PDF)

2013 General Education Visioning Task Force Documents

  • 2013-12-10 GEVTF Executive Summary (PDF)
  • 2013-11-14 GEVTF Survey Student Summary (PDF)
  • 2013-11-14 GEVTF Retreat SWOT Analysis (PDF)
  • 2013-11-13 GEVTF Student Survey Results Report (PDF)
  • 2013-11-13 GEVTF Faculty Survey Results Report (PDF)
  • 2013-11-01 GEVTF Survey Faculty Summary (PDF)
  • 2013-10-15 GEVTF Survey Introduction (PDF)
  • 2013-10-13 GEVTF Presentation to Community (PDF)
  • 2013-09-21 GEVTF AGLS Conference Report (PDF)
  • 2013-03-21 GEVTF Benchmarked Programs (PDF)

 

Symposium Videos

NIU Provost Lisa Freeman's Remarks (3:14)


NIU President Douglas Baker's Remarks (4:39)


General Education Keynote Speaker (1:05:38)


NIU Professor Michael Kolb's Remarks (17:10)


General Education Symposium (2:16:40)


NIU General Education Symposium Task Force Remarks (42:26)