About Program Sponsors
Updated February 28, 2014
- March 2014 Statistic: Age Distribution of New Teaching Credential Holders, 2012-2013
In 2012-2013, about 12,000 new preliminary teaching credentials were issued by California institutions of higher education and District program sponsors.
February 28, 2014
Applications are Now Being Accepted for Membership on the Committee On Accreditation (COA)
The Committee on Accreditation has openings for two representatives from K-12 education and one for a representative of higher education. All application materials must be received by 5:00 p.m. February 21, 2013. All of the application materials can be found on the Committee on Accreditation page.
January 13, 2014
Stakeholder Meeting on Induction
A stakeholder meeting on induction will be held on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at the Commission Offices, 1900 Capitol Avenue in Sacramento. The meeting will be held from 10 to 1 p.m. The following documents may be useful to those participating in the meeting:
July 12, 2013
English Learner Transition Plan Due July 31, 2013 to email@example.com
PSA 13-04 discusses the Transition of Programs to Revised Standards relating to Preparation to Teach English Learners, the development of a plan to be submitted and the cover page and submission format.
June 25, 2013
Mandatory Survey of All Intern Programs
regarding current intern preservice preparation due no later than November 1, 2013. Response to this survey is in lieu of requiring programs to submit entire program documents at this time. Intern Preservice Survey now available.
June 3, 2013
- Common Standard 2 Technical Assistance Webinar
Commission Common Standard 2 is one of the standards institutions have found most challenging. The Commission's accreditation staff has recorded a technical assistance webinar to help institutions better understand what accreditation teams look for in determining whether the institution has a unit and program assessment system that meets the standard. Please share the webinar with your accreditation team at your institution.
December 26, 2012
- Routes to a Clear MS or SS Credential [PDF]
A chart showing who is eligible to complete an approved Induction Program and which types of Employers are eligible to sign the CL 855 stating that Induction is not available.
Posted September 2, 2010
- Submitting a Proposal for an Educator Preparation Program in California
When an institution (college, university, school district, county office of education or other entity) wants to offer one or more educator preparation programs to prepare candidates to teach or provide services in the California public schools, the institution needs to become approved by the Commission on Teacher Credentialing. Approval by the Commission is a multi-step process.
February 9, 2010
National Professional Organization Accreditation: Alignment with the California Accreditation System
Procedures for institutions to combine national accreditation with California's accreditation system
July 29, 2008