Teacher Education Committee

Purpose & Function:

The Teacher Education Committee:

  • Provides a forum for disseminating information regarding teacher education
  • Considers curricular implications of educational theory and certification regulations
  • Advises the Education Department re implementation of procedures such as admission screening, clearance for student teaching, and testing.

Membership & Selection:

Dean, Reap College of Education and Human Development
All faculty from the education department
One faculty representative of each certification progam area
Director of Professional Education Field Experience
Certification officer

Consultant
Associate Vice President for Planning and Institutional Effectiveness

Faculty are appointed by the chairs of their respective departments.

Term:

Two years with possibility of reappointment.

Meetings:

Meetings are held at least once a semester.

Reports To:

Vice President for Academic Affairs

History:

03/03/03 - Revision approved by the Vice President for Academic Affairs
09/29/04 - Restructuring of membership approved by the Vice President for Academic Affairs
05/06/08 - Title change to Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
07/01/11 - Title change to Vice President for Academic Affairs
08/20/14 - Revision of membership to add the position of Associate Vice President for Planning and Instutional Effectiveness as consultant approved by the Vice President for Academic Affairs