Field Perspective
What is the infrastructure

We are working on developing a structure and workflow for Distance Education at ***** College.   I am the director of distance/online learning (I also direct the learning skills center on campus).  I answer directly to the VP of instruction (the CIO), but I do not yet have any distance education staff. There is a Distance Education sub-committee, made up of faculty, staff and administrators, which reports to the Technology Committee. At this point, there is no mission statement for Distance Education, but the Educational Masterplan lists the following as the philosophy of Distance Education at *****