Meeting of the Board of Regents | June 2010
Report of the
REGENTS HIGHER EDUCATION COMMITTEE
The Board of Regents
June 22, 2010
Your Higher Education Committee held its scheduled meeting on June 22, 2010. All members were present.
Continuation of Regents Accreditation of Teacher Education at Elmira College. Your Committee recommends that the Board continue the accreditation of Elmira College’s teacher education programs until June 19, 2013 with the condition that annual reports shall provide evidence of ongoing assessment of graduate effectiveness of the Speech and Language Disabilities program, including evidence of using data for program improvement.
MOTION FOR ACTION BY FULL BOARD
Madam Chancellor and Colleagues: Your Higher Education Committee recommends, and we move, that the Board of Regents act affirmatively upon each recommendation in the written report of the Committee’s deliberations at its meeting on June 22, 2010, copies of which have been distributed to each Regents.
MATTERS NOT REQUIRING BOARD ACTION
Reviewed the Proposed Principal’s Performance Evaluation System. Your Committee reviewed the Professional Assessment System for Educational Leaders including the guiding principles and 5 components (Performance Goals; Student Performance; Feedback from Multiple Sources; Professional Growth; and Personalized Leadership Focus) to serve as the framework for a statewide Principal Performance Evaluation System.
The Committee received an update from the Deputy Commissioner on Race to the Top, Smart Scholars-Early College High School, TAP, Canandaigua Higher Education Disability Coordinators, and CUNY’s New Community College.
The Committee received an overview of the Board of Regents and Commissioner’s roles in higher education.
This concludes our report.
Milton Cofield, Co-Chairperson
Harry Phillips, 3rd, Co-Chairperson