Teacher Education

California State University Summit

Transformative Change in the Preparation of Teachers
February 14, 2011

Summit Agenda

Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Technology Showcase (8:00 a.m.)

Welcome and Introductory Remarks (9:30 a.m.)

Charles B. Reed, Chancellor, California State University (Remarks)

Tom Torlakson, State Superintendent of Public Instruction (Remarks)

Keynote Opening Speaker (9:45 a.m.)

Martha Kanter, Under Secretary, U.S. Department of Education (PPT | Remarks)

The Nature and Significance of Transformative Change in Preparing Teachers

Panel: Models of Transformative Change in the Preparation of Teachers (11:00 a.m.)

Panelists:

Phyllis Fernlund, Dean, College of Communication and Education, CSU Chico (PPT)
Marsha Levine, Senior Consultant, National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (PPT)
Sharon Robinson, President & CEO, American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education (PPT)
Michael Spagna, Dean, Michael D. Eisner College of Education, CSU Northridge (PPT)

Moderator:

Beverly Young, Assistant Vice Chancellor, California State University System

Luncheon and Speaker (12:00 p.m.)

Linda Darling-Hammond, Charles E. Ducommon Professor of Education, Stanford University (PPT)

Transformative Teacher Education: Exemplary Designs and Significant Initiatives

Discussion of Effective Reform (1:00 p.m.)

Introduction:

James Cibulka, President, National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (Remarks)

Afternoon Break-out Sessions

Break-out Session #1:  University/P-12 Collaboration for Effective Teacher Preparation (PPT)

Break-out Session #2:  Clinical Teacher Preparation: Teacher Quality Partnerships (Notes)

Break-out Session #3:  Preparation of STEM Teachers Across Grade Levels Costa (PPT), Leung (PPT)

Break-out Session #4:  Transforming Teacher Education: The California Alliance (Notes)

Break-out Session #5:  Promoting Literacy from Early Development Through College Proficiency (PPT)

Break-out Session #6:  Connecting Teacher and Administrator Preparation with After-School Learning (PPT)

Break-out Session #7:  Preparing Teachers to Help Close Achievement Gaps Across All Student Populations (PPT)

Break-out Session #8:  Use of Data to Evaluate and Improve Teacher Education Programs (PPT)

Break-out Session #9:  Teacher Performance Assessment: Improving Candidate and Program Quality (PPT)

Break-out Session #10:  Preparation of Career Technical Educators: Partnership with Connect Ed (PPT)

Comments: National Academy of Sciences (2:35 p.m.)

Jay Labov, Senior Advisor for Education and Communication, National Academy of Sciences (Remarks)

Afternoon Speaker (2:45 p.m.)

Lee Shulman, President Emeritus, Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching

Major Opportunities to Advance Transformative Change in Preparing Teachers

Conclusions (3:45 p.m.)

Charles B. Reed, Chancellor, California State University (Remarks)

Technology Showcase (4:00 p.m.)

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