Thank you to everyone that is serving on the BoEE Licensure Renewal proposal committee as well as the additional IHE colleagues that provided input and feedback through the development process. The committee co-leaders will make a brief presentation at the IACTE conference next Friday morning.
Please review the current version (document attached) of the proposal and take an opportunity to provide additional feedback via the Google doc link provided below or on the IACTE website. This work is another example of the significance of our collaborative approach to addressing issues in teacher education.
Plan to bring teacher education candidates as members of your program’s delegation. More details will follow.
The conference will begin October 30, @1:00 p.m. with Dr. Brad Buck, Director of the Iowa Department of Education speaking. Following Dr. Buck, Dr. Andrea Whittaker from the Stanford Center for Assessment Leadership and Equity (SCALE) will be speaking on and responding to questions about edTPA. The IACTE Advocacy Groups will also meet Thursday afternoon. Friday morning Tammy Wawro, ISEA president, will focus on teacher leadership and partnerships. Friday afternoon will include reporting from the Iowa Department of Education.
IACTE 2014 Pre-Conference – edTPA Local Evaluation Workshop