The Commission's action to strengthen and streamline the accreditation system has resulted in changes to standards, performance assessments, and to the accreditation cycle.  Technical assistance will be provided throughout the year to assist institutions as they implement these changes.

Programs Office Hours

The Professional Services Division staff hosts a variety of office hours to provide technical assistance and support the sharing of best practices. Please see below for a list of topics and schedule. 

Program Area Day   Time   Meeting Link
Early Childhood Education 1st Tuesdays
3rd Tuesdays

12:00-1:00pm
12:00-1:00pm

Zoom
Zoom

Preliminary Multiple & Single Subject and Intern

1st Tuesdays


*January office hours will take place on January 23rd instead of January 2nd, to account for program staff who were out of the office.

10:00-11:00am Zoom

Preliminary Education Specialist

2nd Mondays 10:00-11:00am Zoom
Teacher Induction

1st Thursday
3rd Thursday

9:00-9:45am
9:00-9:45am

Zoom
Zoom

Pupil Personnel Services 

PPS Office Hours are not currently being held. For PPS program questions please contact: rpurdue@ctc.ca.gov and ksacramento@ctc.ca.gov

 
Preconditions for Yellow & Violet Cohorts 

every other Thursday
January 25th to March 21st 

9:00 – 10:00am Zoom

IPR
For questions or to schedule a meeting directly with the IPR Team, please contact us at IPR@ctc.ca.gov  

1st Wednesday

3rd Wednesdays

11:00am - 12:00pm

Zoom

Zoom

SB 488 Literacy Certification Office Hours

Pursuant to Senate Bill 488 (Chap. 678, Stats 2021) the Commission is required to certify that all Preliminary Multiple Subject, Education Specialist, and PK-3 ECE Specialist Instruction credential programs are providing instruction aligned to the statutory requirements of Education Code Section 44259(b)(4)(A) and (B). Commission staff will be holding literacy certification technical assistance office hours at the days/times below.

Tuesday, June 11: 10:00-11:00 am Zoom link
Wednesday, June 26: 10:00–11:00 am Zoom link
Thursday, July 11, 2024: 10:00-11:00am Zoom Link
Tuesday, July 23, 2024 :10:00-11:00am  Zoom Link
Tuesday, August 6, 2024: 10:00-11:00am  Zoom Link
Thursday, August 22, 2024: 10:00-11:00am  Zoom Link
Tuesday, September 3, 2024: 10:00-11:00am  Zoom Link
Tuesday, September 17, 2024: 10:00-11:00am  Zoom Link



Performance Assessment Office Hours

The Performance Assessment staff hosts a variety of office hours to provide technical assistance and support the sharing of best practices. Please see below for a list of topics and schedule. 

AudienceDay   Time   Meeting Link
CalTPA PS-VTW and EO Candidates Every Wednesday4:15-5:00pm Zoom
CalAPA PS-VTW and EO Candidates Every Wednesday5:00-5:45pm   Zoom
CASC Program Faculty & Staff 1st and 3rd Thursdays8:00-8:45am  Zoom
Teacher Induction (TIP) Faculty & Staff1st and 3rd Thursdays9:00-9:45am Zoom
Preliminary Teacher Education Faculty & Staff 1st and 3rd Thursdays 10:00-10:50am Zoom
PASC Program Faculty & Staff 1st and 3rd Thursdays 11:00-11:50am Zoom
Ed Specialist CalTPA Program Coordinators

Office Hours will resume on Friday, October 15, 2021
Every Friday10:00-10:45amZoom

Webcasts

TopicDateBroadcastIntended Audience
Technical Assistance for Bilingual Authorization TransitionNovember 15, 2022

Day 1

Presentation

Bilingual Authorization Programs
Webinar on the Implementation of AB 130: Subject Matter Requirement October 18, 2021

Day 1

Presentation

All Commission-approved program and LEA personnel
Technical Assistance Webinar on New Options Available for Candidates to Demonstrate Basic SkillsAugust 3, 2021Day 1

All Commission-approved program and LEA personnel

 

Webinar for Preliminary Education Specialist programs transitioning to new standards – Plan for Implementation and Update on Special Education CalTPA

October 26, 2020

Day 1

Presentation

Webinar Q and A

Webinar for all Preliminary Education Specialist Programs
Transitioning to New Standards and TPEsDecember 30, 2019

Part 1: Intro – Standard 5b2

Part 2: Standard 5c – End
Webinar for all Preliminary Education Specialist Programs 
General Education TPEs: Identifying the new Special Education content in the TPEsDecember 2017Day 1
Faculty and Supervisors
Elementary Subject Matter Program Submission
December 2016Day 1Elementary Subject Matter Programs
Teaching Performance Expectations (TPEs)

A webcast that reviews the TPEs adopted by the Commission in June 2016.

August 2016Day 1Preliminary MS/SS
Technical Assistance for Bilingual Authorization Transition

 

 

Updated June 11, 2024