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.

Webcasts

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TopicDateBroadcastIntended Audience

Green Site Visit

Presentation

January 19, 2017Not availableInstitutions in the Green Cohort
Elementary Subject Matter Program Submission

Presentation

December 2016Day 1Elementary Subject Matter Programs
Program Review for Preliminary and Initial Programs

Presentation

November 2016Day 1All Preliminary and other Initial Programs
Program Review for Second Tier/ Induction Programs

Presentation

November 2016Day 1Induction (Teacher and Administrator) Programs
2016 Preconditions Technical Assistance

Presentation

October 2016Day 1All
Preliminary MS/SS Program Standards

Presentation

September 2016Day 1Preliminary MS/SS
Preliminary MS/SS Transition Plan - Zoom Meeting August 2016Day 1Preliminary MS/SS
The New Accreditation System: An Overview

Presentation

August 2016Day 1All
Common Standards Webcast

Presentation

August 2016Day 1All
Teaching Performance Expectations (TPEs)

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

August 2016Day 1Preliminary MS/SS
Transitioning to the new Induction Preconditions and Standards - April 2016

Presentation

April 7, 2016Day 1 Gen. Ed Induction

Upcoming Events

Teacher Induction Programs Technical Assistance - Implementing the 2015 Program Standards

These meetings will focus on assisting programs with implementing the new induction program standards that were adopted by the Commission in December 2015. Institutions are encouraged to register 2-4 representatives responsible for either oversight of the program or involved in program design. Each individual must register separately. Meeting dates, locations and registration links are below. Registration links for the May meetings will be available in a future PSD E-news.

DateLocation
Tuesday, January 24, 2017Los Angeles County Office of Education (LA) Register here
Friday, February 3Tulare County Office of Education (Visalia) Register here
Wednesday, February 8St. Mary's College of California (Moraga) Register here
Thursday, May 4Riverside County Office of Education (Riverside)
Tuesday, May 9San Diego County Office of Education (San Diego)

 

Technical Assistance: Year 5 Submission Requirements for Induction Programs

Technical Assistance on submission requirements for Year 5 of the accreditation cycle will be provided for Induction Programs in the Red, Orange, Blue, Indigo, and Violet Cohorts. The purpose of these sessions is to help prepare induction programs for meeting the submission requirements for the revised accreditation cycle. Prior to attending, participants are required to watch both the Program Review and Common Standards webcasts which are also posted on this page. There will be time to collaborate with colleagues so we encourage you to bring a team; however, due to space considerations, programs are limited to a maximum of 3 team members. Please click here for registration.

DateLocation
Tuesday, February 7Brandman University (Irvine)
Wednesday, February 8National University (Torrey Pines)
Friday, February 24Commission Offices (Sacramento)
Thursday, March 16New Haven Unified School District (Union City)
Tuesday, April 18Kings County Office of Education (Lemoore)

 

Technical Assistance: Year 5 Submission Requirements for Preliminary and Initial Programs

Technical Assistance on submission requirements for Year 5 of the accreditation cycle will be provided for Preliminary and Initial Programs in the Red, Orange, Blue, Indigo, and Violet Cohorts. The purpose of these sessions is to help prepare institutions for meeting the submission requirements for the revised accreditation cycle. Prior to attending, participants are required to watch both the Program Review and Common Standards webcasts which are posted on this page. There will be time to collaborate with colleagues so we encourage you to bring a team; however, due to space considerations, institutions are limited to a maximum of 3 team members. Please click here for registration.

Date

Location
Wednesday, January 25St. Mary's College of California (Moraga)
Friday, February 17Fresno Pacific University (Fresno)
Thursday, February 23Commission Offices (Sacramento)
Friday, March 10CSU Fullerton (Irvine)
Friday, March 17Mount St. Mary's (Downtown Campus)

 

Resources

Updated March 20, 2017