Commission on Teacher Credentialing
1900 Capitol Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95811
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Commission Meeting Agenda
November 30 - December 1, 2004
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Tuesday, November 30, 2004
Convene General Session
Professional Practices Committee of the WHole
Elaine C. Johnson, Committee Chair
1A: Committee of Credentials: Expiration of Terms and Declaration of Vacancies
The Professional Practices Committee will review the availability of incumbents for appointment/re-appointment to the Committee of Credentials and make its determinations as to which, if any, of the positions with expiring terms shall be declared vacant as of June 30, 2005. The Committee will direct staff as to how to proceed to assist the Commission, as necessary, with the selection of new Committee of Credentials members.
Appeals and Waivers Committee
Os-Maun Rasul, Committee Chair
2A: Approval of the Minutes
Staff will recommend that the Committee approve the minutes of the September/October 2004 meeting of the Appeals and Waivers Committee. After review, the Committee may approve, or amend and approve the minutes.
2B: Waivers: Consent Calendar
Pursuant to Education Code Section 44225(m) waiver requests are submitted for consideration in the areas of educator preparation and credentialing. These requests have been reviewed by staff on the basis of criteria adopted by the Commission.
2C: Waivers: Conditions Calendar
Pursuant to Education Code Section 44225(m) waiver requests are submitted for consideration in the areas of educator preparation and credentialing. These requests have been reviewed by staff on the basis of criteria adopted by the Commission. Special conditions for subsequent waivers are included.
2D: Waivers: Denial Calendar
Pursuant to Education Code Section 44225(m) waiver requests are submitted for consideration in the areas of educator preparation and credentialing. These waivers do not meet the criteria for inclusion on a consent calendar and will be considered on an individual basis.
Wednesday, December 1, 2004
Reconvene General Session
Lawrence H. Madkins, Jr., Chair
Roll call shall be taken followed by the Pledge of Allegiance.
3B: Approval of the September/October 2004 Minutes
The Executive Director will recommend that the Commission approve the minutes of the September/October 2004 meeting of the Commission.
3C: Approval of the November/December 2004 Consent Calendar
The Executive Director will recommend that the Commission approve the November/December 2004 Consent Calendar. After review, the Commission may approve, or amend and approve the Consent Calendar.
3D: Chair's Report
2E: Executive Director's Report
4A: Proposed Amendments to California Code of Regulations, Title 5, Sections 80300, 80303, 80307, 80310 and 80412, Pertaining to the Committee of Credentials
A public hearing to consider proposed amendments to sections 80300, 80303, 80307, 80310 and 80412 of Title 5, California Code of Regulations. These sections pertain to the discipline of professional certificated personnel.
5A: Proposed Amendment Or Repeal Of Sections 80048.3, 80413.1, 80457 and 80523.1
A public hearing to review proposed amendments or repeal of Title 5 Sections 80048.3, 80413.1, 80457 and 80523.1 pertaining to specific requirements for the preliminary level I education specialist instruction credential, specific requirements for preliminary and clear multiple and single subject teaching credentials for applicants prepared outside California, acceptance of college or university work for purposes of certification in California and experience in lieu of student teaching.
Credentialing and Certificated Assignments Committee of the Whole
Steve Lilly, Committee Chair
6A: Proposed Title 5 Regulations to Implement Assembly Bill 2210
This agenda item proposes Title 5 regulations to implement Assembly Bill 2210 to clarify that an induction program is required for the multiple subject and single subject SB 2042 professional clear credentials.
6B: Short-Term Staff Permit and the Provisional Internship Permit
This agenda item presents draft Title 5 regulations language to implement the Short-Term Staff Permit and the Provisional Internship Permit.
Fiscal Policy and Planning Committee of the Whole
Alberto Vaca, Committee Chair
7A: Update Regarding the Status of the Teacher Credentialing Service Improvement Project
Staff will present an update regarding the status of the Teacher Credentialing Service Improvement Project.
7B: Update on the Proposed 2005-06 Governor's Budget
Staff will present an update on the Proposed 2005-06 Governor's Budget.
Professional Services Committee of the Whole
Kristen Beckner, Committee Chair
8A: Annual Report of the Committee on Accreditation, and an Update on the Accreditation Review
Part one of this item provides background information about the Committee on Accreditation (COA) and its Ninth Annual Accreditation Report that summarizes the accomplishments, activities and plans of the COA. Part two is an update on activities related to the review of the Commission's accreditation process.
8B: Final Report of the Federal Transition to Teaching Grant
This agenda item provides the Final Report for the Federal Grant Transition to Teaching. The three-year $1 million-dollar grant funded the efforts of the Emergency Permit Reduction Program. The two participating school districts reduced use of emergency permits by 95 percent.
8C: Progress Report on the Early Completion Internship Option and Teaching Foundations Examinations (TFE), including Recommended Passing Standards for the TFE in Multiple Subjects, English, and Mathematics
This report describes the current progress made regarding the implementation of the SB 57 Early Completion Internship Option and the Teaching Foundations Examinations, including a description of the standard-setting study process, the results of the studies, and the recommended passing standards for the Teaching Foundations Examinations in Multiple Subject, English, and Mathematics that were first administered on August 7, 2004.
8D: Recommended Initial Passing Standards for the California Subject Examinations for Teachers (CSET): Art, Languages Other Than English in French and Spanish, Music, Physical Education, and Preliminary Educational Technology
This item provides staff-recommended initial passing standards for the new CSET: Art, Languages Other Than English in French and Spanish, Music, Physical Education, and Preliminary Educational Technology, and the process that was used to determine those passing standards.
Reconvene General Session
Lawrence H. Madkins, Jr., Chair
3G: Report of Appeals and Waivers Committee
3H: New Business
Quarterly Agenda for January/February, March and april 2005 is presented.
Commission Member Reports