Teacher Standards and Practices Commission

465 Commercial Street NE

Salem OR  97301

 

March 6-7, 2003

 

ITEM:

 

 

POST NOTICE OF HEARING ON READING LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS

 

ACTION:

 

ACTION ITEM

RECOMMENDATION:

 

The Executive Director recommends adoption of the following resolutions:

 

RESOLVED, that the Commission shall post notice of a hearing on the following proposed administrative rules:

584-017-0150

584-060-0071

584-065-0050

 

RESOLVED FURTHER, that the hearing shall be held in conjunction with the Commission’s May meeting.

 

RESOLVED FURTHER, that the amended rules listed above would become effective September 2003 to allow institutions time to design practica.

 

INFORMATION:

 

On Thursday, January 9, 2003, a joint Program Approval Committee and Licensure Committee meeting was held.  The committees decided to have category A, early childhood and elementary, or category B, mid-level high school, and the ability to pick from one in “A” and one in “B” in order to qualify for authorization for pre-primary through grade twelve.  Time would be allowed for institutions to design practica.

 

The Commission requested a hearing be scheduled with action occurring after public testimony is received.