Texas A&M University-Commerce

Department of Secondary and Higher Education

ETEC 579 Administration of
Educational Technology Programs

Tentative Schedule


Term: Fall 2003 Section: 01W
Day: Tuesdays (for reference)/variable Time: Variable
Instructor: Dr. Jason Lee Davis




Class Activities

Assignments Due/Deadlines




Tuesday, August 26

Initial Face-to-Face meeting & course introduction 7:20pm in Ed. South 123.

On-line introductions.
Identify organizational scope for your Technology Plan.

Week including September 2

Begin authoring Technology Plan.

Quizzes will be ongoing throughout the semester.

Week including September 9



Week including September 16



Week including September 23



Week including September 30

First draft of Technology Plan submitted for peer evaluation and editing.

Post first draft of Tech Plan Tuesday, September 30 @ 12 midnight
Quiz #2 Tuesday, September 30 @
12 midnight

Week including October 7

Peer Evaluations of Technology Plan


Week including October 14

Make appropriate revisions to Technology Plan based on peer feedback.

Peer evaluations of Technology Plans Tuesday, October 14 @ 12 midnight

Week including October 21

Completed Technology Plan due.
Begin purpose statement activity.

Post completed Technology Plan Tuesday, October 21 @ 12 midnight

Tech Plans will NOT BE ACCEPTED if posted after Thursday, October 23 @ 12 midnight.
Have an idea for your proposal ready to submit.
Post first draft of purpose statement. Thursday, October 23 @
12 midnight

Week including October 28

Grant Basics,
On-line Grant/Proposal Resources,
Pre-proposal for unsolicited technology grant research & writing begins.

Purpose statement activities continue.

Purpose statement peer feedback Tuesday, October 28 @ 12 midnight

Week including November 4

Complete purpose statement activity.

Finalized purpose statement. Tuesday, November 4 @ 12 midnight

Week including November 11


Dr. D at KDP Convocation in St. Louis. (w/ no internet access)

Week including November 18

Work, First draft of proposal to be uploaded to your student folder.

Post First draft of Proposal Tuesday, November 18 @ 12 midnight

Proposal Drafts will NOT BE ACCEPTED if posted after Thursday, November 20 @ 12 midnight.

Week including November 25

Peer evaluations of Proposal

Peer evaluations of Proposal Tuesday, November 25 @ 12 midnight

Week including December 2

Proposal revisions.

Post completed Proposal Tuesday, December 2 @ 12 midnight

Proposals will NOT BE ACCEPTED if posted after Thursday, December 4 @ 12 midnight.

Tuesday, December 9


Everything else not previously due is due before Tuesday, December 9 @ 12 midnight.




Note: All times indicated are local time in the Central Time Zone.


Rev. November 18, 2003