Bilingual Coordinators’ Network Meeting. Presenters – Jo Birdsell Roxann Purdue Commission on Teacher Credentialing. November 20, 2008. Today’s Topics. CTEL Programs and Exams for CLAD Certificates Certificate of Completion of Staff Development (CCSD) Bilingual Programs and Exams Resources
Presenters –Jo BirdsellRoxann PurdueCommission on Teacher Credentialing
November 20, 2008
Same authorization as CLAD Certificate/ Emphasis and English Learner Authorization
NOTE:Recommendation by approved program required for both program and combination of program and examination
Within the new CSET: LOTE examinations structure, there is still a three subtest structure for candidates for the bilingual authorization (CSET: LOTE Subtests III, IV and V).
The current CTEL examination by which a candidate may earn a CLAD authorization is not affected by the new consolidated examinations structure.
Who? California educators & professionals with experience and expertise in English as a Second Language (ESL), English as a New Language (ENL), English as a Foreign Language (EFL), or the equivalent
When? Three one-day meetings February, May, and July 2009.
NOTE: Deadline to apply is December 15, 2008 -http://www.ctc.ca.gov/educator-prep/EL-docs/EL-auth-panel.doc
Questions? Special Class Authorization (SCA) Holders