FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: AAQEP has completed its first-ever quality assurance reviews, awarding full 7-year accreditation to university-based programs in Arizona, Illinois, Minnesota, New York, and Utah. After reviewing the evidence collected through a process of self-study and peer review, the AAQEP Accreditation Commission decided in May to accredit programs at American InterContinental University (IL), Bemidji State University (MN), Clarkson University (NY), Grand Canyon University (AZ), and Utah State University.
By Kristin McCabe - AAQEP seeks session proposals for its 2020 Quality Assurance Symposium, to be held Thursday, February 27, 2020, in Atlanta. Proposals are due July 31, 2019.
By Christine DeGregory - We’ve just expanded the AAQEP workshop offerings to include a focus on validity, reliability, and other data-quality issues—as requested by several of you! I’m happy to announce the inaugural “Learning From Data: Accuracy and Equity” workshops will be held this summer in New York, Texas, and North Carolina.
By Christine DeGregory - AAQEP is committed to providing professional learning experiences for all of its volunteers. Currently, AAQEP’s training consists of a series of four online modules designed to guide volunteers in understanding the system and in performing their specific role.
By Kristin McCabe - Do you have feedback about the quality of educator preparation provided by an AAQEP member? We value the perspectives of faculty, students, alumni, P-12 partners, and anyone else who has knowledge of or experience with the programs we review.
Are you doing work in the assessment of educator preparation? Christine Carrino Gorowara (University of Delaware), Erica Brownstein (Ohio State University), and Tim Wall (Northwest Missouri State University) seek proposals by November 15 for research chapters or practitioner pieces to include in their upcoming book, Effectively Using Data for Educator Preparation Program Improvement.The goal of this volume is to explore research findings…
The inaugural issue of AAQEP’s Quality Advocate newsletter is now available! Click here to download the spring 2018 issue (PDF) with these top headlines:Expanding the Conversation: The Collaborative Turn in Quality Assurance for Educator Preparation by Mark LaCelle-Peterson, AAQEPN.Y. Board of Regents Approves New Accreditation Option for Educator Preparation by AAQEPLearn About AAQEP – On Campus or Online by Linda McKee, AAQEPReflection on AAQEP First Annual…
The New York State Board of Regents approved a regulatory change May 8 that expands the options in national accreditation for the state’s educator preparation providers. The amendment allows institutions currently accredited by another national agency to apply for accreditation by the Association for Advancing Quality in Educator Preparation (AAQEP) and still meet the state’s “continuous accreditation” requirement. “Institutions across the state…