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September 2014
  • Committee of Credentials Vacancies
    The Commission on Teacher Credentialing has one elementary teacher vacancy on the Committee of Credentials. The Committee reviews allegations of misconduct against educators. Applications are due by September 24, 2014. A copy of the application can be found at the following link.
    September 3, 2014

  • September 2014 Statistic: Examination Option is Popular Choice to Verify Subject Matter Competence
    In 2012-13, approximately 8,000 initial Single Subject Teaching Credentials were issued.
    September 1, 2014

August 2014
July 2014
  • Commission's Accrediting Committee Re-elects Co-Chairs for 2014-15
    The Commission on Teacher Credentialing's Committee on Accreditation (COA) has re-elected two experienced California educators to lead the COA in 2014-15: Kenneth Lopour, representing the K-12 community; and Reyes L. Quezada, Ed.D, representing the higher education community.
    July 16, 2014
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December 2013
  • Chair's Report, December 2013
    Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond, Chair, Commission on Teacher Credentialing, takes stock of the new landscape for education in California and sets a resolution for the Commission in 2014.
    December 24, 2013

  • Darling-Hammond, Harris reelected Commission Chair and Vice Chair for 2014
    Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond, internationally recognized education expert, and veteran teacher Kathleen Harris will continue as Chair and Vice Chair of the Commission on Teacher Credentialing in 2014. The two were reelected at the Commission's December 13, 2013 meeting and will serve through December 2014.
    December 13, 2013

  • Governor Reappoints Commissioners
    Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr., has reappointed Commissioners Casallas, Cooney, Darling-Hammond, Harris and Ramirez to the Commission on Teacher Credentialing.
    December 2, 2013

  • December 2013 Statistic: Program Completers by Academic Major and Preparation Route, 2011-2012
    In 2011-2012, about 12,000 program completers finished all their teacher preparation program requirements. Reporting on program completers' undergraduate academic major was a new requirement under the 2008 reauthorization of Higher Education Opportunity Act. The undergraduate academic major distribution of program completers differed slightly by routes.
    December 1, 2013

Updated August 12, 2014