Report of Regents Higher Education Committee to The Board of Regents
Your Higher Education Committee held its scheduled meeting on March 11, 2014
Matters not requiring action:
Educator Diversity Initiatives - In February, the Board of Regents discussed educator diversity in NYS. This month your Committee discussed current research, current P-12 and teacher/leader preparation program practices in NYS to promote educator diversity, and recommendations based on State and national models. Participating in this discussion were Dr. Daryl Gordon, Associate Professor at Adelphi University's Ruth S. Ammon School of Education, Connie Evelyn, Superintendent, Auburn City Enlarged School District, and Garencha Altidor, Teacher Candidate, Adelphi's Clinically Rich Program.
Implementation of edTPA. Your Committee discussed the timeline for implementing the new certification exams including the edTPA.