Teacher Education Council (TEC)

TEC Meeting Dates for 2017 - 2018:

(TEC meetings are scheduled during the Fall and Winter semesters on Thursdays from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.)

  • October 19, 2017 – University Club, 107C DEV (Grand Rapids), 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
  • November 2, 2017 – University Club, 107C DEV (Grand Rapids), 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
  • November 16, 2017 – 309E DEV (Grand Rapids), 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
  • January 18, 2018 – 2270 KC (Allendale), 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
  • February 15, 2018 – 2266 KC (Allendale), 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
  • March 15, 2018 – 2266 KC (Allendale), 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
  • April 19, 2018 – 2266 KC (Allendale), 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Documents:

Click the button below to access the shared Google folder:

Shared Google Folder with Minutes, Agendas, and Documents

Additional Documents:

TEC Overview:

The charge of the Teacher Education Council is twofold: 

  1. Review current policies and practices affecting initial teacher preparation and recommend revisions to, or creation of, improved policies and practices. Policy recommendations will be made to the College of Education Faculty Council; curricular recommendations will be made to the academic unit(s).
  2. Ensure the implementation of curriculum and programming as collegially determined by council members prior to the standard curriculum approval process.

TEC Members serving during the 2017-2018 academic year:

List is formatted to display Member Name - Academic Department: Areas Represented/Position

  • Armstrong, Stephanie - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Movement Science
  • Campbell, Amy - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Psychology
  • Chen, Hsiao-Ping - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Art/Music (Winter 2018)
  • Cleveland, Rosemary - College of Education: Graduate Teacher Certification
  • DeFrance, Nancy - College of Education: Literacy Studies
  • Gui, Gabriela - College of Education: Educational Leadership
  • Helder, Dori - College of Education: Special Education
  • Holohan, Kevin - College of Education: Educational Foundations
  • King, Caryn - College of Education: Associate Dean (ex-officio)
  • Lancaster, Paula - College of Education: Teaching & Learning (Unit Head), Chair (ex-officio) 
  • Linford, Bret - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Modern Languages & Literature (Winter 2018)
  • Mack, Nancy - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Math (Winter 2018)
  • Masko, Amy - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: English
  • Owens, Tom - College of Education: Student Information & Services Center
  • Pettes-Guikema, Janel - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Modern Languages & Literature (Fall 2017)
  • Pickett, Linda - College of Education: Early Childhood Education
  • Rybczynski, Stephen - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Integrated Sciences
  • Schaner, Betty - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Assistant Dean for Advising & Student Services
  • Smith, Regina - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: CSAT Major Coordinator
  • Stockton, Terry - College of Education: Affiliate Faculty
  • Storey, Liz - College of Education: Elementary Education
  • Topper, Andy - College of Education: Educational Technology
  • Tutt, Kevin - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Associate Dean (ex-officio)
  • Ysasi, Raul - College of Education: Secondary Education
  • Yu, Paul - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Math (Fall 2017)
  • Zaszlavik, Katalin - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Art/Music (Fall 2017)
  • Zwart, David - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Social Sciences


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