WSR 00-05-079

PROPOSED RULES

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION


[ Filed February 15, 2000, 3:51 p.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 00-01-173.

Title of Rule: WAC 180-78A-209 Professional education advisory boards -- Membership.

Purpose: The proposed amendment would include representatives from the vocational community on professional education advisory boards for teacher preparation programs at colleges and universities where vocational programs are offered.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 28A.305.130 (1) and (2).

Summary: See above.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: The vocational community will then be represented at institutions that have vocational programs.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: Larry Davis, State Board of Education, Olympia, (360) 753-6715.

Name of Proponent: State Board of Education, governmental.

Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.

Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: See above.

Proposal Changes the Following Existing Rules: See above.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. Not applicable.

RCW 34.05.328 does not apply to this rule adoption. Not applicable.

Hearing Location: The Long House, The Evergreen State College, 2700 Evergreen Parkway N.W., Olympia, WA 98505, on March 22, 2000, at 8:00 a.m.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Carolyn Berger by March 8, 2000, TDD (360) 664-3631, or (360) 753-6715.

Submit Written Comments to: Rules Coordinator, State Board of Education, P.O. Box 47206, Olympia, WA 98504-7206, fax (360) 586-2357, by March 8, 2000.

Date of Intended Adoption: March 24, 2000.

February 11, 2000

Larry Davis

Executive Director

OTS-3619.2


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 99-01-174, filed 12/23/98, effective 1/23/99)

WAC 180-78A-209
Professional education advisory boards -- Membership.

The professional education advisory boards shall at a minimum consist of the following:

(1) TEACHER.

(a) One-half or more of the voting members shall be classroom teachers appointed by the president of the Washington Education Association: Provided, That a college or university that has placed more than fifty percent of its graduates of the teacher certification program within the previous three academic years in private schools may appoint up to one-half of the practitioners required by this subsection from nominations from faculties of private schools in which the college or university places student teachers or teachers.

(b) At least one principal appointed by the president of the Association of Washington School Principals.

(c) At least one school administrator appointed by the Washington Association of School Administrators.

(d) At least one college or university representative who may serve in a voting or nonvoting role.

(e) One vocational director or teacher appointed by the Washington Association of Vocational Administrators, at colleges or universities where vocational programs are offered.

(2) ADMINISTRATOR.

(a) At least one-fourth of the voting members shall be administrators appointed by the president of the Association of Washington School Principals, and at least one-fourth of the voting members shall be administrators appointed by the president of the Washington Association of School Administrators.

(b) At least one or more classroom teachers appointed by the president of the Washington Education Association.

(c) At least one college or university representative who may serve in a voting or nonvoting role.

(3) SCHOOL COUNSELOR.

(a) At least one-half of the voting members shall be school counselors appointed by the president of the Washington School Counselors Association.

(b) At least one teacher appointed by the president of the Washington Education Association.

(c) At least one principal appointed by the Association of Washington School Principals.

(d) At least one administrator appointed by the Washington Association of School Administrators.

(e) At least one college or university representative who may serve in a voting or nonvoting role.

(4) SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST.

(a) At least one-half of the voting members shall be school psychologists appointed by the president of the Washington State Association of School Psychologists.

(b) At least one teacher appointed by the president of the Washington Education Association.

(c) At least one principal appointed by the Association of Washington School Principals.

(d) At least one administrator appointed by the Washington Association of School Administrators.

(e) At least one college or university representative who may serve in a voting or nonvoting role.

(5) SCHOOL SOCIAL WORKER.

(a) At least one-half of the voting members shall be school social workers appointed by the president of the Washington Association of School Social Workers.

(b) At least one teacher appointed by the president of the Washington Education Association.

(c) At least one principal appointed by the Association of Washington School Principals.

(d) At least one administrator appointed by the Washington Association of School Administrators.

(e) At least one college or university representative who may serve in a voting or nonvoting role.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.305.130 (1) and (2), 28A.410.010 and 28A.150.220(4). 99-01-174, 180-78A-209, filed 12/23/98, effective 1/23/99.]

OTS-3779.1


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 99-01-174, filed 12/23/98, effective 1/23/99)

WAC 180-78A-209
Professional education advisory boards -- Membership.

The professional education advisory boards shall at a minimum consist of the following:

(1) TEACHER.

(a) One-half or more of the voting members shall be classroom teachers appointed by the president of the Washington Education Association: Provided, That a college or university that has placed more than fifty percent of its graduates of the teacher certification program within the previous three academic years in private schools may appoint up to one-half of the practitioners required by this subsection from nominations from faculties of private schools in which the college or university places student teachers or teachers.

(b) At least one principal appointed by the president of the Association of Washington School Principals.

(c) At least one school administrator appointed by the Washington Association of School Administrators.

(d) At least one college or university representative who may serve in a voting or nonvoting role.

(e) At colleges or universities where vocational programs are offered, one vocational director or vocational teacher, with expertise in one of the approved vocational programs at the college or university, appointed by the Washington Association of Vocational Administrators in cooperation with the college or university.

(2) ADMINISTRATOR.

(a) At least one-fourth of the voting members shall be administrators appointed by the president of the Association of Washington School Principals, and at least one-fourth of the voting members shall be administrators appointed by the president of the Washington Association of School Administrators.

(b) At least one or more classroom teachers appointed by the president of the Washington Education Association.

(c) At least one college or university representative who may serve in a voting or nonvoting role.

(3) SCHOOL COUNSELOR.

(a) At least one-half of the voting members shall be school counselors appointed by the president of the Washington School Counselors Association.

(b) At least one teacher appointed by the president of the Washington Education Association.

(c) At least one principal appointed by the Association of Washington School Principals.

(d) At least one administrator appointed by the Washington Association of School Administrators.

(e) At least one college or university representative who may serve in a voting or nonvoting role.

(4) SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST.

(a) At least one-half of the voting members shall be school psychologists appointed by the president of the Washington State Association of School Psychologists.

(b) At least one teacher appointed by the president of the Washington Education Association.

(c) At least one principal appointed by the Association of Washington School Principals.

(d) At least one administrator appointed by the Washington Association of School Administrators.

(e) At least one college or university representative who may serve in a voting or nonvoting role.

(5) SCHOOL SOCIAL WORKER.

(a) At least one-half of the voting members shall be school social workers appointed by the president of the Washington Association of School Social Workers.

(b) At least one teacher appointed by the president of the Washington Education Association.

(c) At least one principal appointed by the Association of Washington School Principals.

(d) At least one administrator appointed by the Washington Association of School Administrators.

(e) At least one college or university representative who may serve in a voting or nonvoting role.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.305.130 (1) and (2), 28A.410.010 and 28A.150.220(4). 99-01-174, 180-78A-209, filed 12/23/98, effective 1/23/99.]

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