Committee on Accreditation Agenda

Commission Meeting Room 
Commission on Teacher Credentialing 
1900 Capitol Avenue 
Sacramento, CA 95811

In response to Governor Newsom’s declaration of a State of an Emergency relating to the COVID-19 pandemic and Executive Order N-29-20. The Commission on Teacher Credentialing will conduct the public portion of its meeting via Zoom webcast. Members of the Committee on Accreditation and Commission staff will not be present at the Commission office, but will participate by teleconference from other locations throughout the state. The public may access this meeting through the Zoom webcast. If they do not have computer access they may participate by telephone via the US Toll-Free call-in numbers delineated below.

Meeting Participation via Zoom Webcast
The COA teleconference meeting will be accessible for public participation through a Zoom webcast. The following link is provided to access the webcasts:

May 7, 2020 8:30am

Public Comment Procedures
Members of the public wishing to address the COA on a subject to be considered at this meeting are asked to send an email to   The email must include the following information:
Agenda item number in the subject line
Name and affiliation of the person who will address the COA
Note: The name of individual requesting to speak must match the name used to join the webinar and/or include the telephone number if joining the meeting through teleconference.

Public comment may be limited to one-minute per speaker depending on the volume of speakers wishing to speak to a particular agenda item. 

Meeting Participation via Teleconference
If you do not have access to a computer, the public may participate in the COA meeting by dialing US

+1 669 900 6833, +1 346 248 7799, +1 877 853 5257

The meeting ID code is 94447584852#

Note: Individuals calling from a blocked telephone number who plan to make public comment (see below) on an agenda item during the course of the meeting must unblock their telephone number by dialing *82 prior to entering the toll-free number listed above.

Thursday, May 7, 2020

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PLEASE NOTE: All linked agenda items are in PDF Format...

TimeItem #

Item Status
Action or Information

Item Topic
8:30a.m.1Call to Order and Roll Call
2ActionApproval of the Agenda
3ActionApproval of the Minutes of the Prior Meeting
4InformationCo-Chair and Member Reports
5InformationStaff Reports

Program Approval Recommendations



    Program Status Changes


    Initial Program Approval for New Program Sponsors

    9Information/ActionDiscussion of Institutions Not In Compliance with Accreditation Timelines
    9:30am10ActionAccreditation Report of the Site Visit Team to West Contra Costa Unified School District
    9:45am11ActionAccreditation Report of the Site Visit Team to California Baptist University
    10:00am12ActionAccreditation Report of the Site Visit Team to Alhambra Unified School District
    10:15am13ActionAccreditation Report of the Site Visit Team to Academy of Art University
    10:30am14ActionAccreditation Report of the Site Visit Team to California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

    Discussion of Actions Taken to Address Stipulations by Lodi Unified School District

    11:00pm16ActionDiscussion of the Required 7th Year Report from Fresno Pacific University
    11:15am17ActionAccreditation Report of the Site Visit Team to Paramount Unified School District
    11:30am18ActionDiscussion of the Required 7th Year Report from Panama Buena Vista Union School District
    1:00pm19ActionAccreditation Report of the Site Visit Team to Santa Barbara County Office of Education
    1:15pm20ActionAccreditation Report of the Site Visit Team to Fontana Unified School District
    1:30pm21ActionAccreditation Report of the Site Visit Team to Kings County Office of Education
    1:45pm22ActionAccreditation Report of the Site Visit Team to the Association of California School Administrators
    2:00pm23ActionAccreditation Report of the Site Visit Team to El Rancho Unified School District
    2:15pm24Information/ActionFollow Up on the University of LaVerne Site Visit
    25Information/ActionDiscussion of 2021 COA Meeting Calendar
    26ActionDiscussion and Adoption of Revisions to the CTC/ASHA crosswalk
    2:45pm27ActionReport of Actions Taken by Western Governor’s University to Address Stipulations
    28ActionNomination of COA Co-Chairs for 2021

    InformationPublic Comment


    All Times Are Approximate and Are Provided for Convenience Only

    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.

    This agenda and material are available on the CTC Meetings page. For further information on this agenda, please contact Michelle Bernardo at Professional Services Division, 1900 Capitol Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95811.

    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 Michelle Bernardo at 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.

    Updated July 08, 2021