Updated on October 18, 2004

Committee on Accreditation


October 21, 2004

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

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

Thursday, October 21, 2004

TimeItem NumberItem
9:30 a.m.Item 1Call to Order and Roll Call
 Item 2Approval of Agenda
 Item 3Approval of Minutes of Prior Meeting
 Item 4Co-Chair and Member Reports
 Item 5Staff Reports
 Item 6Report of Program and Institutional Accreditation Recommendations
 Item 7Report on Accreditation Study Work Group (ASWG) Meetings [PDF]
  1. COA members report on August, September Meetings
  2. Topics, Options, and Implications Matrix
  3. Stakeholder Feedback
  4. COA Communication with ASWG
 Item 8Planning for Future Accreditation Activities [PDF]
  1. Background
  2. Scheduling Priorities for Future Site Visits
  3. Transition Process
 Item 9Topics Requiring COA Guidance [PDF]

Data Related Topics
  1. Data Collection and Accreditation
  2. Use of Historical Data in Accreditation
  3. Interim Accreditation Activities
  4. Accreditation Cycle
ASWG Topics in August
  1. Purposes of Accreditation
  2. Unit Accreditation and Program Approval
  3. National Accreditation (Education Unit)
  4. Roles of the CCTC/COA
  5. Selection of COA Membership
  6. Training of COA
ASWG Topics in September
  1. Subject Matter Programs and Accreditation
  2. Fifth Year Programs and Accreditation
  3. Blended Programs and Accreditation
  4. Induction Programs and Accreditation
 Item 10Upcoming Topics for ASWG Discussion [PDF]
  1. Issues Related to Standards
  2. National Program Accreditation
  3. Non MS/SS Credential Areas (Admin, PPS, SpedEd, etc)
  4. Accreditation Decision Options
  5. Interim Accreditation Activities
  6. Sanctions
  7. Other Topics Suggested by the COA
4:00 p.m.Item 11Adjournment

All Times Are Approximate and Are Provided for Convenience Only

The Order of Business May be Changed Without Notice
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Reasonable Accommodation for Any Individual with a Disability
Any individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to attend or participate in a meeting of the Committee on Accreditation may request assistance by contacting the
California Commission on Teacher Credentialing
1900 Capitol Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95814
Telephone: (916) 445-0184.

Updated August 16, 2022