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Committee on Accreditation Meeting Rescheduled
The June 2016 Committee on Accreditation (COA) meeting has been rescheduled to June 13-14, 2016.
May 4, 2016
Technical Assistance Webinar for Programs Transitioning to the General Education Induction Standards
This webinar and presentation provides information and responds to questions gathered from the field to assist programs from transitioning from both General Education Clear programs and Induction programs to the General Education Induction standards adopted in December of 2015.
April 8, 2016
Employer Responsibilities for Teachers Serving on Provisional Intern Permits, and Short-Term Staff Permits, and Intern
This letter describes the responsibilities that an employer has when hiring an individual to teach and the individual has not completed a Preliminary Preparation program and does not hold a Preliminary Teaching Credential.
January 12, 2016
Commission seeking comment on draft Accreditation Framework
The first draft of the Commission's Accreditation Framework is out for comment through January 13, 2016. The Framework will be presented to the Committee on Accreditation on January 28, 2016 in preparation for the Commission meeting in February 2016. This version of the draft Accreditation Framework incorporates the changes enacted as a result of the efforts to strengthen and streamline.
December 17, 2015
Resources for Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)
In 2010, more than 40 states adopted the same standards for English and math. These standards are called the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) as a set of high-quality academic standards in mathematics and English language arts/literacy (ELA). The National Research Council and Washington-based Achieve, the group that produced the Common Core English and math standards, also managed the development of Common Core science standards. It took three years for a group of committees to develop Common Core Science Standards, which are called "Next Generation Science Standards" (NGSS).
September 23, 2014
Options for Earning a General Education (MS/SS) Clear Teaching Credential
Guidance for Individuals holding a Preliminary General Education (Multiple or Single Subject) teaching credential regarding how to earn a Clear Teaching Credential.
May 23, 2014