Professional Standards and Practices Board Meeting Minutes - May 2018

Monday, May 21, 2018
Education Building

Members Present on Monday 5/21/18: Arnold, R., Babikian, D., Barrett, G., Bedford, A., Boak, J., Buskirk, H., Calvino, D., Cantaffa, D., DaBoll-Lavoie, K., DeWald, M., Fortin-Nossavage, A., Goatley, V., Manning, D., McDonald, C., Romano, A., Reynolds, T., Silvestri, A., Sullivan, E., Schaefer, J., Sokol, P., Vasquez, J.,

NYSED: Elena Bruno, John D’Agati, Alexander Trikalinos

NYSUT: Leah Lembo

Members Absent on Monday, 5/21/18: Madden, M., Malave Diaz, Y., Rosenberg, M., Waite, E., Wiley, K.

Call to Order/ Welcome/ Information Items
12:10 p.m. -12:35 p.m.

Full Board Discussion:

  • Welcome
  • Review of Agenda
  • Approved Meeting Minutes: January, March, and April 2018
  • Proposed the 2018-2019 PSPB Calendar of Meetings

Full Board Discussion: Updates from John D’Agati, Deputy Commissioner of Higher Education
12:40 p.m. – 1:36 p.m.

  • The following topics were discussed:
    • Clinical Practice
    • Update on DASA
    • Micro Credentialing
    • CTLE
    • Update on CAEP

Full Board Discussion: Alexander Trikalinos, Office of Educator Quality & Professional Development
1:37 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

  • The following topic was discussed:
    • Update on APPR

Higher Education and Professional Practices Subcommittee Meetings
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

  • Higher Education Subcommittee:
    o The Higher Education Subcommittee discussed the following topics:
    • ESSA
    • Clinical practice
  • Professional Practices Subcommittee:
    • The Professional Practices Subcommittee discussed the following topic
      • Reviewed 17 Part 83 cases

Full Board Discussion: Professional Learning
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

  • Small group work on Professional Learning document

Adjournment: Meeting adjourned by the co-chairs at 5:02 p.m.


Tuesday, May 2, 2018
Education Building

Members Present Tuesday 5/22/18: Babikian, D., Barrett, G., Boak, J., Buskirk, H., Calvino, D., Cantaffa, D., DaBoll-Lavoie, K., DeWald, M., Fortin-Nossavage, A., Goatley, V., Manning, D., McDonald, C., Romano, A., Reynolds, T., Silvestri, A., Sullivan, E., Schaefer, J., Sokol, P.

NYSED: Elena Bruno, Jhone Ebert

NYSUT: Leah Lembo

Members Absent on Tuesday, 5/22/18: Arnold, R., Bedford, A., Madden, M., Malave Diaz, Y., Rosenberg, M., Vasquez, J., Waite, E., Wiley, K.

Call to Order/ Welcome/ Information Items
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Full Board Discussion:

  • Welcome
  • Review of Agenda

Full Board Discussion: Updates from Jhone Ebert, Senior Deputy Commissioner for Education Policy (P-12 and Higher Education)
8:27 a.m. – 9:36 a.m.

The following topics were discussed:

  • Professional Learning
  • The Teacher Table
  • Clinical Residency
  • ESSA
  • Teacher Leadership

Full Board Discussion: CTLE Recommendations
9:30 a.m. – 10:49 a.m

  • Completed the Professional Learning Standards
    • Approved: Colleen and Maria
  • Small Groups
    • Discuss CTLE

Higher Education and Professional Practices Subcommittee Meetings
10:50 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

  • Higher Education Subcommittee:
    • The Higher Education Subcommittee discussed the following topics:
      • Teacher Shortage/ Supply and Demand
      • ESSA
  • Professional Practices Subcommittee:
    • The Professional Practices Subcommittee discussed the following topic:
      • Mentoring Standards

Full Board Discussion: Recognition of Retiring Members
11:30 a.m. -11:45 a.m.

  • Deb Calvino, co-chair
  • Maria DeWald

Adjournment: Meeting adjourned by the co-chairs at 11:46 a.m.

Last Updated: July 24, 2018