Professional Standards and Practices Board Meeting Minutes - September 2018

Thursday, September 20, 2018
Education Building

Members Present on Thursday 9/20/18: Babikian, D., Barrett, G., Bedford, A., Boak, J., Buskirk, H., Cantaffa, D., DaBoll-Lavoie, K., Fortin-Nossavage, A., Goatley, V., Madden, M., Manning, D., McDonald, C., Reynolds, T., Romano, A., Rosenberg, M., Silvestri, A., Sullivan, E.,  Sokol, P., Waite, E., Wiley, K.

NYSED: Allison Armour-Garb, Elena Bruno, John D’Agati

NYSUT:  Leah Lembo

Members Absent on Thursday 9/20/18: Arnold, R., Malave Diaz, Y., Schaefer, J., Vasquez, J.,

Call to Order / Welcome / Information Items
12:06 p.m. -12:30 p.m.

Full Board Discussion:

  • Welcome
  • Review of Agenda
  • Approved Meeting Minutes: July 2018


Higher Education and Professional Practices Subcommittee Meetings

12:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

  • Higher Education Subcommittee:
    • The Higher Education Subcommittee discussed the following topics:
      • John D’Agati, Deputy Commissioner of Higher Education
        (12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
      • Teacher Shortage
      • Accreditation
      • Clinical practice
  • Professional Practices Subcommittee:
    • The Professional Practices Subcommittee discussed the following topic
      • Reviewed 15 Part 83 cases
      • Mentoring Standards

Full Board Discussion: Updates from John D’Agati, Deputy Commissioner of Higher Education

3:08 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

  • The following topics were discussed:
    • Teacher preparation
    • Update on Professional Development

Full Board Discussion:  Thomas L. Gais, Director of Policy and Research at Rockefeller Institute and Alan Wagner, Professor, Department of Educational Policy & Leadership, University at Albany; and Senior Fellow, Rockefeller Institute of Government, SUNY

3:20 p.m. – 4:39 p.m.

  • The following topic was discussed:
    • Report from Rockefeller Institute of Government, SUNY on teacher labor markets and teacher shortage

Full Board Discussion: John D’Agati, Deputy Commissioner of Higher Education

4:41 p.m. – 5:10 p.m.

  • Topic discussed:
    • CTLE

Full Board Discussion: Report Out

5:10 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Adjournment: Meeting adjourned by the co-chairs at 5:22 p.m.



Friday, September 21, 2018
Education Building

Members Present on Friday 9/21/18:  Babikian, D., Bedford, A., Boak, J., Buskirk, H., Cantaffa, D., DaBoll-Lavoie, K., Fortin-Nossavage, A., Goatley, V., Madden, M., Manning, D., McDonald, C., Romano, A., Reynolds, T., Silvestri, A., Sullivan, E., Sokol, P., Waite, E., Wiley, K.

NYSED: Elena Bruno, Jhone Ebert

NYSUT: Leah Lembo

Members Absent on Friday, 9/21/18: Arnold, R., Barrett, G., Malave Diaz, Y., Rosenberg, M., Schaefer, J., Vasquez, J.

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

Full Board Discussion:

  • Welcome
  • Review of Agenda
  • Framing discussion: Teacher recruitment and retention

 

Higher Education and Professional Practices Subcommittee Meetings
8:38 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

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

Full Board Discussion: Clinical Residency:

11:30 a.m. -11:50 a.m.

  • Higher Ed Subcommittee called for a vote on their letter of support for the Clinical Partnerships and Practices recommendations from the SED workgroup
  • Full Board voted to accept the letter with revisions

Adjournment: Meeting adjourned by the co-chair at 12:00 p.m.

 

Last Updated: November 13, 2018