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Commission on Teacher Credentialing
1900 Capitol Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95811
(916) 445-0184


Updated July 8, 2014
Watch Meeting: Thursday, June 19, 2014 and Friday, June 20, 2014
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Commission Meeting Agenda
June 19-20, 2014

All times are approximate and are provided for convenience only except time specific items identified herein (i.e. Public Hearing). The order of business within each day may be changed without notice.  All items may be re-ordered to be heard on any day of the noticed meeting. Persons wishing to address the Commission on Teacher Credentialing on a subject to be considered at this meeting are asked to complete a Request Card and give it to the Recording Secretary prior to the discussion of the item.

Reasonable Accommodation: Any individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to attend or participate in a meeting or function of the Commission on Teacher Credentialing may request assistance by contacting the Commission.

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Thursday, June 19, 2014
General Session
9:00 a.m.
Linda Darling-Hammond, Chair

General Session
Chair Linda Darling-Hammond will convene the General Session. Roll call will be taken and the Pledge of Allegiance recited.

Action
1A: Approval of the April 2014 Minutes  Listen
The Commission will consider approval of the minutes of the April 2014 meeting of the Commission.

Action
1B: Approval of the June 2014 Agenda  Listen
The Commission will consider approval of the Agenda for the June 2014 meeting of the Commission.

Action
1C: Approval of the June 2014 Consent Calendar  Listen
The Commission will consider approval of the June 2014 Consent Calendar.

Information
1D: Chair's Report  Listen

Information
1E: Executive Director's Report  Listen

Information
1F: Commission Member Reports  Listen

Information
1G: Liaison Reports  Listen

Action
1H:Modifications to the Proposed Amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to Designated Subjects Special Subjects Teaching Credentials  Listen
This agenda item details modifications to the proposed amendments to 5 California Code of Regulations §80037 following action taken by the Commission at the April 10, 2014 meeting and adds an additional document  to the rulemaking file.

Professional Services Committee
Constance Blackburn, Committee Chair

Information
2A: Report of Services Credentials Issued in California, 2008-09 to 2012-13  Listen
This agenda item presents data, trends and patterns in the numbers of services credentials, permits and waivers issued in the past five years. In addition, statewide and regional demand data for school-site administrators in California will be presented by WestEd.

Information/Action
2B: Update on the Revision of the CPACE Examination and Approval of the Test Structure and Weighting for the Revised CPACE Examination for Expedited Route Preliminary Administrative Services Credential Candidates  Listen
This agenda item presents an update on the work to revise the CPACE examination as directed by the Commission in June 2014 and also provides the proposed test structure and weighting for the revised CPACE examination for expedited route preliminary administrative services candidates for Commission review and potential approval.

Information/Action
2C: Update on and Policy Directions for the Implementation of the Teaching Performance Assessment (TPA)  Listen
This item presents an update on the implementation of the teaching performance assessment, identifies a range of policy issues relating to the design of the next generation of teaching performance assessments for California, and presents several TPA implementation policy issues for the 2014-15 academic year for the Commission’s input and potential direction.

Closed Session
Linda Darling-Hammond, Chair
The Commission will go into Closed Session pursuant to California Government Code section 11126(e) to consider the following pending litigation matters: Carroll v. Commission on Teacher Credentialing (Sacramento Superior Court, 34-2012-00135527-CU-OE). The Commission will go into Closed Session pursuant to California Education Code sections 44245 and 44248 to consider adverse actions, petitions for reinstatement and requests for reconsideration in discipline cases. The Commission will report out of Closed Session appropriately concerning any and all actions taken or determinations made therein.

 

Friday, June 20, 2014
General Session
8:30 a.m.
Linda Darling-Hammond, Chair

Reconvene General Session
Commission Chair Linda Darling-Hammond will reconvene General Session.

Items agendized for the first day of the meeting, but not completed, may be taken up today.
Professional Services Committee
Constance Blackburn, Committee Chair

Information/Action
2D: Discussion of the Agreement with the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)  Listen
This agenda item presents information about the agreement that California is developing with CAEP to govern joint accreditation activities.

Information/Action
2E: Draft Conceptual Framework and Plan for Strengthening and Streamlining the Commission’s Accountability System for Educator Preparation  Listen
This item presents a conceptual framework and a plan for accomplishing the Commission’s goals for strengthening and streamlining the Commission’s accountability system for educator preparation for Commission consideration and potential action.

Fiscal Policy and Planning Committee
Ref Rodriguez, Committee Chair

Action
3A: Proposed Emergency Regulations Pertaining to an Accreditation Fee Policy  Listen
This agenda item presents proposed emergency regulations to collect fees from sponsors of educator preparation institutions pursuant to language proposed by the Administration to implement the Budget Act of 2014.

Professional Practices Committee
Michael Cooney, Committee Chair

Information/Action
4A: Division of Professional Practices Workload Report  Listen
This agenda item provides a report on the Division of Professional Practices’ current workload and options for the Commission to consider concerning the caseload at the Office of the Attorney General.

Legislative Committee
Kathleen Harris, Committee Chair

Information
5A: Status of Legislation  Listen
Staff will present the status of those legislative measures on which the Commission has adopted a position and those of interest to the Commission.

Reconvene General Session
Linda Darling-Hammond, Chair

1I: Report of Closed Session Items  Listen

Information
1J: New Business  Listen

  • Bimonthly Agenda is presented
  • Audience Presentations
Adjournment