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Meeting Agenda
of the
Teacher Standards and Practices Commission
May 13, 2010 - May 14, 2010
Agenda as of May 12, 2010

Mission Statement: To establish, uphold and enforce professional standards of excellence and communicate those standards to the public and educators for the benefit of Oregonís students.
 
Goals: • Establish high standards for educator preparation excellence and regularly review approved programs for delivery of adopted licensure standards.
 • Provide leadership for professional licensure standards including standards for: cultural inclusion; educator dispositions; subject-matter competency.
 • To provide timely high quality services to licensees, higher education, and the public.
 • Maintain and develop clear, concise and easy to understand administrative rules.
 • Establish high standards for educator professional conduct and regularly communicate those standards to the field.

Meeting LocationNorthwest Christian University
Banquet Room, Burke-Griffeth Hall
828 E 11th Avenue
Eugene, OR  97401
Note: Facilities at Northwest Christian University are accessible for persons with disabilities.  Anyone requiring special accommodations or services due to disabilities should submit requests at least 24 hours prior to the meeting to: TSPC, 465 Commercial Street NE, Salem, OR 97301, 503-378-6813 or 503-373-1260.

Standing Committees
Executive
Cassandra Wilson, Chair
Robert Sconce, Jr., Vice-Chair
Milt Dennison
Thomas Greene
Charleen Hoiland, Past Chair

Program Approval
Thomas Greene, Chair
Gordon Munck, Vice-Chair
Milt Dennison
Jeff Matsumoto
Nancy Watt

Licensure
Bill Beck, Chair
Gary Humphries, Vice-Chair
Shirley Madathil
Melissa Sass
Sam Stern

Professional Practices
Michael Wood, Chair
Robert Sconce, Jr, Vice-Chair
Mario Alba
Francis Charbonnier
Charleen Hoiland
Nancy Olson


All times listed on the agenda are approximate.
The Commission reserves the right to rearrange the agenda, except for legally posted
hearing times, to conduct Commission business expeditiously and efficiently.

*** Please silence all cell phones and pagers during Commission Meeting. ***


February 9, 2010Executive CommitteePublic Session
6:00-9:00 PM Oregon Electric Station, 27 East 5th Avenue, Eugene
 The Executive Committee will consider:
 1  Agenda for Meeting
 2  Legal Issues [Executive Session]
 3  TSPC Office and Staffing (Update)
 4  Other matters as time permits

May 13, 2010Full Commission Convenes
8:00 AM Northwest Christian University, Banquet Room, Burke-Griffeth Hall
 Call to Order
Cassandra Wilson, Chair
1.08:00-8:30 AMPreliminary BusinessPublic Session
  1.1Welcome from Northwest Christian University click for audio 
  1.2Introduction of New Commissioner
Nancy Watt
Commissioner-elect Linda Brown
 click for audio 
  1.3Introduction and Comments of Agency and Organization Representatives and Guests (Guest Comments Regarding Non-Agenda Items) click for audio 
  1.4Acceptance of Agenda
Action Item
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New Encl. **1.5Approval of Minutes - February 11-13, 2010
Action Item
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  1.6Chair Cassandra Wilson's Report
Information Item
 click for audio Cassandra Wilson
  1.7Executive Director Chamberlain's Report
Information Item
 click for audio Vickie Chamberlain
  1.8Reports from Liaison Appointees:

State Board / Joint Boards of Education - Robert Sconce
OUS Board - Sam Stern
Legislative Committees - Cassandra Wilson / Vickie Chamberlain
Information Item

 click for audio 
New Encl. **1.9Review of Correspondence and Information of Interest to Commissionersclick for details 
2.08:30-10:30 AMFull Commission Consideration of Program Approval IssuesPublic Session
 Thomas Greene, Program Approval Chair
  2.1Oregon State University Targeted Site Visit Results
Action Item
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  2.2Willamette University Site Visit Review
Action Item
click for details
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  2.3Willamette University - Major Modification
Action Item
click for details
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  2.4Western Oregon University - Major Modification
Action Item
click for details
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  2.5Portland State University Site Visit Report
Action Item
click for details
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  2.6Social Worker Program Standards
Action Item
click for details
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  2.7Salem-Keizer School District Continuing Counselor Proposal
Action Item
click for details
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  2.8Division 017 Standards Update
Information Item
click for details
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  2.9Program Review Update
Information Item
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  2.10Report on Special Education (SPED) Program Approval Template
Information Item
click for details
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  2.11Title II HEOA Report
Information Item
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  2.12Site Visit Schedule
Information Item
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May 13, 2010Break
10:30-10:45 AM 
3.010:45 AM-2:00 PMFull Commission Consideration of Licensure IssuesPublic Session
 Bill Beck, Licensure Chair
Revised Encl.3.1Candidates Reviewed for Alternative Assessment
Action Item
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  3.2Director's Report
Information Item
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  3.3Continuing Administrator Renewal Proposed Amendments
Information Item
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Remove3.4Conditional Assignment Permit Change in Significance
Discussion Item
  
New Encl.3.5Out-of-State Teacher Testing
Action Item
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  3.6Calculating Licensure Expiration Dates for Deployed Educators
Information Item
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New Encl.3.7Career and Technical Education Teaching Licenses Update (CTE)
Action Item
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May 13, 2010Networking Lunch
12:00-1:00 PMBanquet Room 
New Encl.3.8Scope of Administrator Licenses Report(Continued)
Information Item
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  3.9Continuing Professional Development Report
Information Item
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  3.10School Counselor Licensure Practicum
Discussion Item
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Revised Encl.3.11Executive Director Approved Waiver (OAR 584-052-0027)
Information Item
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  3.12Restricted Substitute License Report
Information Item
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  3.13Review of Licensure Rules to Adopt from April 2010 Hearing
Discussion Item
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4.02:00-2:30 PMFull Commission Consideration of Professional Practices IssuesPublic Session
 Robert Sconce, Professional Practices Vice-Chair
New Encl.4.1Report on Professional Practices Backlog
Information Item
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  4.2Report on Charter School Registry Audit
Information Item
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  4.3Review of Professional Practices Rule to Adopt from April 2010 Hearing
Information Item
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May 14, 2010Break
2:30-2:45 PM 
5.02:45-4:30 PMCommission BusinessPublic Session
 Cassandra Wilson, Chair
New Encl.5.1Oregon Leadership Network Presentation on Restructuring
Action Item
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New Encl.5.2NES Test Adoption Update
Action Item
click for details
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  5.3NCATE 7-Year Cycle Proposal
Action Item
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  5.4IHE Employer and Candidate Survey Validation
Action Item
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New Encl.5.5TSPC Budget Proposal
Information Item
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New Encl.5.6Commission Training on Communication Media (scheduled for Friday, May 14th at 8 am)
Information Item
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5.7Customer Service Surveys
Information Item
  
New Encl. **5.8TSPC Work Plan
Information Item
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5.9TSPC Data Reports
Information Item
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5.10Expenditure report for the Month of March 2010
Information Item
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6.04:30-4:55 PMAdministrative Rule Proposals, Adoptions and ReportsPublic Session
 Cassandra Wilson, Chair
New Encl.6.1Licensure Rules to Hearing
Action Item
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Revised Encl.6.2Program Approval Rules to Hearing
Action Item
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  6.3Professional Practices Rules to Hearing
Action Item
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  6.4Licensure Rules to Adopt from April 2010 Hearing
Action Item
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Revised Encl.6.5Professional Practices Rule to Adopt from April 2010 Hearing
Action Item
click for details
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7.04:55-5:00 PMConsent AgendaPublic Session
Add7.1(Audio Attachment) click for audio 
 The following procedures for the Consent Agenda are established by Policy 3522.  The Executive Director recommends adoption by single consent motion the following listed items which are identified on the agenda by a double asterisk:  1.5, 1.9, 5.7, 5.8, 5.9, 5.10.  Any of these items may be removed from the Consent Agenda upon the request of any Commissioner.  Items removed from the Consent Agenda will be considered in the order they are listed on the agenda.
May 13, 2010Recess
5:00 PM Dinner - On your own
May 14, 2010Reconvene
8:00 AM Northwest Christian University, Banquet Room, Burke-Griffeth Hall
8.09:00 AM-2:00 PMProfessional Practices Hearings and Investigation ReportsExecutive Session
 The Commission holds executive (non-public) sessions on the following matters:
  8.1Receiving and discussing preliminary investigation reports on complaints and charges against licensed educators  
  8.2Taking action to dismiss the complaint or to charge the educator  
  8.3Deliberating the hearing record in disciplinary proceedings  
  8.4Consulting with counsel with regarding litigation likely to be filed under ORS 192.660(2)(h) and; regarding privileged consultation regarding other legal matters under ORS 192.660(2)(f)  
  8.560-day resignation notice hearing pursuant to ORS 342.553

Adoption of an order resulting from a hearing must be done in public session. See ORS 192.660(2)(b) and ORS 342.175 to 342.190.

  
9.02:00-2:15 PMFull Commission Consideration of Professional Practices IssuesPublic Session
 Robert Sconce, Professional Practices Vice-Chair
  9.1** Stipulated Order - Case #2008-07-0003 (Hood River Country SD)
Action Item
  
  9.2** Stipulated Order - Case #2003-11-0001 (Prospect SD)
Action Item
  
  9.3** Stipulated Order - Case #2008-06-0002 (Woodburn SD)
Action Item
  
  9.4** Stipulated Order - Case #2008-06-0006 (Jefferson County SD)
Action Item
  
  9.5** Stipulated Order - Case #2009-08-0002 (Gresham-Barlow SD)
Action Item
  
  9.6** Default Order - Case #2009-10-0020 (n/a)
Action Item
  
  9.7** Final Order - Case #2007-11-0010 (Ashland SD)
Action Item
  
  9.8** Final Order - Case #2009-01-0020 (n/a)
Action Item
  
  9.9** Stipulated Order - Case #2008-02-0034 (Santiam Canyon SD)
Action Item
  
  9.10** Final Order - Case #2006-11-0008 (Portland SD)
Action Item
  
  9.11** Stipulated Order - Case #2007-02-0009 (Beaverton SD)
Action Item
  
  9.12** Default Order - Case #2009-05-0055 (Reedsport SD)
Action Item
  
  9.13** Stipulated Order - Case #2008-10-0002 (Hillsboro SD)
Action Item
  
  9.14** Default Order - Case #2005-12-0002 (Salem-Keizer SD)
Action Item
  
Remove9.15** Default Order - Case #2008-08-0010 (Central SD)
Action Item
  
  9.16** Default Order - Case #2007-05-0009 (South Umpqua SD)
Action Item
  
  9.17** Default Order - Case #2009-05-0041 (Redmond SD)
Action Item
  
  9.18** Default Order - Case #2009-05-0014 (Portland SD)
Action Item
  
  9.19** Stipulated Order - Case #2009-06-0020 (Fern Ridge SD)
Action Item
  
  9.20Stipulated Order - Case #2009-05-0040 (Portland SD)
Action Item
  
  9.21** Stipulated Order - Case #2009-06-0023 (Gresham-Barlow SD and Camas Valley SD)
Action Item
  
  9.22Stipulated Order - Case #2007-06-0016 (Central SD)
Action Item
  
10.02:15-2:20 PMProfessional Standards Consent AgendaPublic Session
 The Executive Director recommends adoption by single consent motion the following listed items which are identified on the agenda by a double asterisk; 9.1 - 9.14, 9.16 - 9.19, and 9.21. Any of these items may be removed from the Consent Agenda upon the request of any Commissioner. Items removed from the Consent Agenda will be considered in the order they are listed on the agenda.
11.02:20-2:30 PMAnnouncementsPublic Session
  11.1Comments from Departing Commissioner - Francis Charbonier
Action Item
  
12.02:30 PMAdjournmentPublic Session