Commission on Teacher Credentialing
1900 Capitol Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95811
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Commission Meeting Agenda
March 8, 2007
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Thursday, March 8, 2007
P. David Pearson, Chair
1A: Approval of the February 2007 Executive Committee Minutes
The Committee will consider approval of the minutes of the February 2007 meeting of the Executive Committee.
1B: Review and Discussion of Proposed Changes to the Commission Policy Manual
The Committee will continue its review and discussion of revisions to the Policy Manual in accordance with the plan adopted at the February 2007 Executive Committee meeting.
will convene immediately following Executive Committee
P. David Pearson, Chair
Convene General Session
Commission Chair P. David Pearson will convene General Session. Roll call will be taken.
2A: Approval of the February 2007 Minutes
The Commission will consider approval of the minutes of the February 2007 meeting of the Commission.
2B: Approval of the March 2007 Agenda
The Commission will consider approval of the Agenda for the March 2007 meeting of the Commission.
2D: Chair's Report
2E: Executive Director's Report
2F: Commission Member Reports
2G: Liaison Reports
2H: Annual Report of the Committee on Accreditation
This agenda item presents the Eleventh Annual Accreditation Report from the Committee on Accreditation to the Commission.
2I: Update on the SB 1209 (Chap. 517, Stats. 2006) Implementation Plan
This agenda item provides an update on the Commission's implementation of SB 1209 (Chap. 517, Stats. 2006).
Fiscal Policy and Planning CommitteeGuillermo Gomez, Committee Chair
3A: Establishment of the Fee Structure for Commission Examinations for 2007-08
This agenda item provides an update on the projected 2007-08 revenues anticipated to support the daily operations of examination related activities. The Commission will take action on the examination fee structure for Fiscal Year 2007-08, in order to allow sufficient time to inform stakeholders of any proposed changes.
Credentialing and Certificated Assignments Committee
Caleb Cheung, Committee Chair
4A: Proposed Amendments to California Code of Regulations, Title 5, Section 80001, Pertaining to Definitions and Terms
Commission will consider revisions to Title 5 Section 80001 pertaining to Definitions and Terms for review and discussion of the term "credential" to include on-line documents being used as the official credential copy.
Margaret Gaston, Acting Committee Chair
5A: Status of Legislation
This agenda item provides the status of legislative measures on which the Commission has adopted a position.
5B: Analyses of Bills
This agenda item presents analyses of educator preparation or licensing legislation. The analyses will summarize current law, describe the bills' provisions, estimate their costs, and recommend amendments, if applicable.
Agenda Item 5B - Insert
5C: Other Legislative and Policy Items
This agenda item is an update on the activities of the Legislature and information about bills that do not directly affect Commission operation or policy, but may be of interest.
Professional Services Committee
Paula Cordeiro, Committee Chair
6A: SB 2042 (Chap. 548, Stats. 1998) Update on the Implementation of Teacher Preparation Standards
This agenda item provides an overview of SB 2042, its goals, implementation process, and accomplishments.
6B: Program Approval and Initial Accreditation
This agenda report presents recommendations for approval of program proposals submitted by local education agencies and institutions of higher education for single subject matter preparation programs and induction programs.
6C: Implementation of the Accreditation System
This agenda item provides an update on the implementation of the revised accreditation system. The item presents proposed revisions to the Commission's Common Standards and the COA's proposal for improved communication between the Commission and COA.
Agenda Item 6C - Insert
6D: Update on the Implementation of the Teaching Performance Assessment Requirement for Preliminary Multiple and Single Subject Teacher Preparation Programs
This agenda item provides an update on issues relating to the implementation of the Teaching Performance Assessment requirement for multiple and single subject preliminary teacher preparation programs.
Agenda Item 6D - Insert
Will convene if necessary immediately following Professional Services Committee
Reconvene General Session
P. David Pearson, Chair
2J: Report of Closed Session Items
2K: Report of Executive Committee
2L: New Business
Quarterly Agenda is presented
2M: Nominations for the Commission on Teacher Credentialing’s Vice Chair for 2007