NCATE Program Review Process. Margaret D. Crutchfield April, 2008 firstname.lastname@example.org. A brief review…. Unit = School, College, or Department of Education plus other entities on campus that prepare school personnel Program = Specific Discipline Area. SPA = Specialized Professional Association.
Margaret D. Crutchfield
Initial = standards are for programs leading to first teaching license
Guidelines and Procedures for the NCATE Web Based Program Review System
NCATE web site under Program Review Resources
Professional and Pedagogical Knowledge Skills and Dispositions:
Program is required to have at least one more assessment, can have a maximum of 8 to demonstrate candidate mastery of SPA standards
For questions related to overall process, submission requirements, etc.
For questions related to the standards and what are appropriate assessments for a particular discipline:
SPA Program Review Coordinators http://www.ncate.org/programreview/spacontact.asp?ch=88