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Committee of Credentials

The Committee of Credentials is a statutorily created body whose seven members are appointed by the Commission and are representatives of the following groups: Public Representatives, Elementary Teachers, School Board Members, School Administrators, and Secondary Teachers. By statute the Committee is responsible for initiating all investigations into allegations of misconduct by credential holders and applicants. In order to ensure a high level of public confidence in California teachers and other credentialed public school employees, the Commission and the Committee monitor the moral fitness and professional conduct of credential applicants and holders. If you are interested in participating on this Committee you may inquire at COCInquiries@ctc.ca.gov

Current Committee Vacancies

The Commission on Teacher Credentialing may periodically announce vacancies on the Committee of Credentials for representatives of the following groups: Public Representatives, Elementary Teachers, School Board Members, School Administrators, and Secondary Teachers.

  • School Board Member Vacancy
    The Commission on Teacher Credentialing has one School Board member vacancy on the Committee of Credentials (Committee). The Committee reviews allegations of misconduct against educators. Applications are due by June 1, 2014. A copy of the application can be found at the following link.
    January 15, 2014

Ongoing Application for Vacancies on the Committee of Credentials

The Commission on Teacher Credentialing is continuously accepting applications for future vacancies on the Committee of Credentials.


Committee of Credentials Meetings


Meeting Date Agenda
August 20-22, 2014 Agenda
September 17-19, 2014 Agenda
October 15-17, 2014 Agenda
November 19-21, 2014 Agenda
December 17-19, 2014 Agenda


Updated July 29, 2014