About the Committee
De Anza Vision for Technology
Statement: De Anza College will
use information technology to enhance access, learning, retention and success.
- SUPPORT FOR TEACHING:
We will provide a responsive technology environment that enriches and
enhances learning and creativity.
for Delivery of Student Services: We will provide a responsive
technology environment that enriches and enhances the delivery of services
for Research-based Decision Making: We will provide a responsive
technology environment that supports and enhances a research-based
- INTEGRATION AND
INCLUSION: Information technology will help De Anza College fulfill its
teaching mission by allowing members of the campus community to communicate,
collaborate, learn, and disseminate materials, within and across
disciplines and campus borders.
- SECURITY AND
RELIABILITY: Increasingly, the intellectual property and resources of our
campus community are in electronic form, requiring that the campus IT
infrastructure be stable, safe and secure.
- UBIQUITY: We will
ensure essential connectivity for the entire campus, with basic standards
of support for all departments, divisions, and classrooms.
- EASE OF USE: Campus
applications, systems, communications devices and classroom technologies
will be integrated and easy to use.
- ALIGNMENT: Campus
priorities will drive De Anza’s information Technology (IT) strategies and
information technology requirements differ among fields, De Anza will strive
to allocate resources appropriately and with accountability, anticipating
and adopting IT innovations and standards beneficial to the campus as a
TECHNOLOGY EXCELLENCE: Teaching, student services delivery, research, and
public service require information technology that meets the highest
standards of excellence. We will evaluate the quality of IT with the same
rigor as all other De Anza programs.
Tech Task Force
Anza College Technology Task Force serves as an advisory group to College
criteria for developing proposals.
- Prioritize and
coordinate campus technology initiatives in accordance with the Technology
technology overview to College Council.
Review technology proposals from a technical perspective and make
recommendations to College Council.
- Develop and/or
modify technology policies and make recommendations to College Council.
- Coordinate with
governance groups when appropriate.
- Communicate with
- Collaborate with
ETS on design, implementation and maintenance of technology that affects
instruction and administration services.
- Define process
for identifying college based technology standards (e.g., course management
systems, content managements systems, iTunes, etc.).
Approved by College Council 10/11/07