Board Meeting November 2016

 Hawaii Teacher Standards Board

Committee Work Sessions and Business Meeting

November 18, 2016

650 Iwilei Road, Meeting Room 158

Honolulu, HI 96817

Telephone: 808-586-2601 FAX: 808-586-2606

AGENDA

9:00AM Teacher Education Committee:  Pateman, Mew, K. Tom, Young, Nakasato, Park Toyama, Holck Pateman/Mew
Discussion/Action:
A. NBI 16-14: Requirements for STEM License for Initial Licensure and Adding the Field to an Existing Hawaii License
B. NBI 16-15: Consideration of Continuing State Approval of the University of Hawaii-Hilo’s Educator Preparation Program
UHH Review Report
UHH CAEP Letter
C. NBI 16-16: Consideration of Extension of State Approval of Kaho`iwai Educator Preparation Program for Review by the World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium
Kaho`iwai WINHEC Letter
D. Discussion of test recency
E. Discussion of new federal teacher preparation regulations
9:45AM Budget, Personnel and Strategic Planning Committee:  Murashige, Kawazoe, DeLong, Nakasato, Teramae, K. Tom, Villalobos, Holck Murashige/Kawazoe
Discussion/Action:
A. NBI 16-17: Consideration of a Fee Waiver for Added Field Applicants Teaching in Hawaii Public School Shortage, Hard to Fill and Remote Areas
B. Personnel Update
C. Update on online licensing system and website
10:30AM

 

 

 

 

 

 Working Lunch: All Members Holck

 

 

 

 

 

Licensure Test Update: Dr. Terry Owens, Educational Testing Service
Discussion of meeting with Legislative committees
I. Call to Order of Business Meeting
A. Amendment of Agenda
B. Announcements
C. Approval of Minutes from the October 7, 2016, meeting
D. Public Testimony*
E. Executive Director’s Report
II. Committee Report and New Business, pending committee action:
Teacher Education Committee:  Pateman
A. NBI 16-14: Requirements for STEM License for Initial Licensure and Adding the Field to an Existing Hawaii License
B. NBI 16-15: Consideration of Continuing State Approval of the University of Hawaii-Hilo’s Educator Preparation Program
C. NBI 16-16: Consideration of Extension of State Approval of Kaho`iwai Educator Preparation Program for Review by the World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium
D. Discussion of test recency
E. Discussion of new federal teacher preparation regulations
Budget, Personnel and Strategic Planning Committee:  Murashige
A. NBI 16-17: Consideration of a Fee Waiver for Added Field Applicants Teaching in Hawaii Public School Shortage, Hard to Fill and Remote Areas
B. Personnel Update
C. Update on online licensing system and website
III. Executive Session:
A. Approval of Executive Session Minutes from the October 7, 2016, meeting
B. NBI 16-18: License affirmation
C. Consultation with Deputy Attorney General on legal and procedural matters
 Plan for January 20, 2017 Meeting Holck
 Adjournment Holck
1:00 PM  Meeting with Legislative Education Committee Members, State Capitol, Room 229  

Free parking for members of the public attending the meeting is available in the Dole Cannery parking lot adjacent to Costco.* Any interested person may submit testimony in writing to the Board on any agenda item by regular mail, email or fax.  An individual or representative wishing to testify in person should register prior to start of the meeting.  Testimony must be related to an item that is on the agenda and such person shall be required to identify the agenda item to be addressed by the testimony.  Submit testimony by one of the following methods: Email to htsb@hawaii.gov, FAX to 808-586-2606, Mail to HTSB, 650 Iwilei Road, Suite 201, Honolulu, HI  96817. Each individual or representative of an organization is allotted five minutes, or an amount of time otherwise designated by the Chairperson, to provide testimony to the Board. To reduce costs, there will be a binder of materials for public review at each HTSB meeting. For those who wish to have copies, the HTSB Office will make copies of such materials at a cost of $0.25 per sheet. Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance, please call 808-586-2601 at least three business days before the meeting.