Technology Committee

Meeting Time/Dates:

The Technology Committee meets every 2nd Tues. at 1:30 p.m in A149.

Purpose:

The Technology Committee is responsible for providing an open forum for discussion of issues relating to the use of computers on campus; for coordinating the acquisition, maintenance, and placement of computer hardware and software across the campus; for conducting inventories or existing equipment and software; for promoting and fostering staff and faculty computer training; for encouraging students to use and faculty to develop computer-assisted methods of instruction.

The Technology Committee will begin developing a comprehensive five-year plan for College of Alameda.  The Technology Plan will include recommendations for use of local area networks and wise area networks in communications, instruction, student services, administration and the Internet.  Additionally, the Plan will address interconnectivity, upgrading and expanding, support and training, as well as access for students and staff.  Finally, the Plan will have an implementation budget timeline.