Minutes of the Council on Teacher Education September 14, 1999

The Council on Teacher Education met at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, September 14 in the Arcola-Tuscola Room of the MLK University Union.

Members present: Dr. K. Bower, Dr. Campanis, Dr. Edwards, Dr. Greathouse, Dr. Hooser, Dr. Hussey, Dr. Olsen, Dr. Poulter, Ms. Traub, Ms. Sudduth, Dr. Sylvia, Dr. Wolf.

Members absent: Dean Hitch

Staff present: Ms. Wilson, CEPS

Guests present: Ms. E. Witsman.

  1. Minutes.
  2. The Minutes of April 27, 1999, were approved as published.

  3. Communications.
    1. Memo from Dean Hohengarten requesting an appointment to the Enrollment Management Advisory Committee for Fall 1999. Dr. Lucy Campanis was appointed to this committee.
    2. Memo from Vice President Abebe requesting an appointment to the Academic Technology Advisory Committee. Dr. Kathleen Bower was appointed.
    3. Memo from Dr. Doug Bower regarding the dates of the Fall 1999 Admission to Teacher Education Meetings.
    4. Memo from Dr. Doug Bower regarding the change in date for the TAP test.
    5. Memo from Dr. Doug Bower reviewing the Criminal Background Investigation and the EIU Judicial Proceeding Findings on the Criminal Background Check.
    6. Request from Dr. Hooser for members for the COTE Student Appeals Sub-Committee. Dr. Poulter, Dr. Campanis, and Dr. Sylvia were appointed. Dr. Hooser also gave an informational
    7. report on the sub-committee.
    8. The COTE council composition was distributed and members were asked to make changes so that we have correct information for each member.
  1. 99-4 Student Appeals (SA12, SA13, SA14)

Dr. Campanis moved and Dr. Edwards seconded the motion to put these items on the agenda. Voting and discussion will be later.

IV. Discussion/Informational Items

    1. Dr. Olsen informed the Council that the Department of Student Teaching is attempting to identify faculty members to serve as resource people when additional help is needed by Student Teaching coordinators in evaluating students in their discipline.



The meeting adjourned at 2:35 p.m.

Minutes submitted by Bonnie Wilson, College of Education and Professional Studies

Please note: All Council Minutes and Agenda are available on the Web at http://www.eiu.edu/~eiucote.



The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 28, 1999 at 2:30 in the Arcola/Tuscola Room of the MLK University Union.