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Commission on Teacher Credentialing

1900 Capitol Avenue

Sacramento, CA 95811

(916) 322-6253

Updated January 3, 2011 
Watch Meeting:  Monday, November 8, 2010


See Also: November 2010 Commission Meeting Minutes


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Commission Meeting Agenda

November 8, 2010


All times are approximate and are provided for convenience only except time specific items identified herein (i.e. Public Hearing). The order of business within each day may be changed without notice. All items may be re-ordered to be heard on any day of the noticed meeting. Persons wishing to address the Commission on Teacher Credentialing on a subject to be considered at this meeting are asked to complete a Request Card and give it to the Recording Secretary prior to the discussion of the item. 

Reasonable Accommodation: Any person with a disability requiring disability-related modifications or accommodations to participate in the meeting, including auxiliary aids or services, may make a request by contacting Rhonda Brown at (916) 322-6253 or sending a written request to that person at 1900 Capitol Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95811. Requests should be made as soon as possible but at least five working days in advance of the meeting. 

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Monday, November 8, 2010

General Session

8:30 a.m.

Ting Sun, Chair

Convene General Session
Commission Chair Ting Sun will convene General Session. Roll call will be taken and the Pledge of Allegiance recited.

1A: Approval of the September-October 2010 Minutes
The Commission will consider approval of the minutes of the September-October 2010 meeting of the Commission. 


1B: Approval of the November 2010 Agenda
The Commission will consider approval of the Agenda for the November 2010 meeting of the Commission. 


1C: Approval of the November 2010 Consent Calendar
The Commission will consider approval of the November 2010 Consent Calendar. 


1D: Chair's Report


1E: Executive Director's Report 


1F: Commission Member Reports 

1G: Liaison Reports 

Professional Services Committee

Constance Blackburn, Committee Chair

2A: Initial Institutional Approval
This agenda item presents two program sponsors for initial institutional approval by the Commission. 


2B: Adoption of Proposed Designated Subjects: Adult Education Program Standards and Credential Requirements
This item presents the proposed program standards for the Designated Subjects: Adult Education Teaching Credentials for adoption. 


2C: Adoption of the Common Core Standards and Implications for the Commission's Examinations and Program Standards
This item presents an overview of the adoption of the Common Core Standards and implications for the Commission's examinations and program standards. 


2D: Discussion of the Proposed New Education Specialist Teaching Credential Specialty Area Authorization
This agenda item presents information about the proposed new Education Specialist Teaching Specialty Area authorization.  In addition, this item clarifies the differences between the new proposed teaching authorization and the Speech-Language Pathology Services Credential. 


2E: Report on Commission Funded Programs: Paraprofessional and Intern Local Assistance Programs
This agenda items is provided in two parts. First, the Commission is required to submit an annual report on the California Paraprofessional Teacher Training Program and a draft is submitted for Commission consideration.  The second part provides an informational update on the Alternative Certification (Intern) Program, including the 2009-2010 statistics on the program and the impact of flexible state funding provisions.

Credentialing and Certificated Assignments Committee

Irene Oropeza-Enriquez, Committee Chair

3A: Proposed Addition and Amendments to 5 California Code of Regulations Pertaining to Designated Subjects Adult Education Teaching Credentials
This agenda item proposes additions and amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations pertaining to the issuance of Designated Subjects Adult Education Teaching Credentials. 

Reconvene General Session

Ting Sun, Chair

1H: New Business
Quarterly Agenda is presented
Audience Presentations


Closed Session

Ting Sun, Chair

The Commission will go into Closed Session pursuant to California Government Code section 11126, subdivision (e), as well as California Education Code Sections 44245 and 44248, to address potential litigation and petitions for reinstatement.  The Commission will report out of Closed Session appropriately concerning any and all actions taken or determinations made therein.

Reconvene General Session

Ting Sun, Chair


1I: Report of Closed Session Items



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