The Council on Teacher Education met at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25, 2000, in the Arcola/Tuscola Room.

Members present: Dr. K. Bower, Dr. Campanis, Dr. Edwards, Dr. L. Greathouse, Dean Hitch,

Dr. Hooser, Dr. Hussey, Ms. Karwoski, Dr. Olsen, Dr. Poulter, Dr. Sylvia, Ms. Traub,

and Dr. Wolf.

Staff present: Ms. Herrington-Perry and Mrs. Chancellor, Academic Affairs.

I. Minutes.

The Minutes of April 11, 2000 were approved as corrected. Under number III,

The first paragraph (bolded), delete "The appeals decision of the Council on Teacher Education are final." This is not an appeal issue.

  1. Announcements.
  2. All COTE members need to send Dr. Hooser their Summer Schedules of availability for possible summer meeting times.

    A formal letter will be mailed, thanking all members for their help and support during this past year on the Committee.

    III. Election of Officers.

    Dr. Christy Hooser - Chair

    Dr. Kevin Hussey - Vice Chair

  3. Executive Director's Report.

Dean Hitch stated that the Board of Education would be making changes to the Basic Skills test and wants suggestions. The Dean will be meeting with some Board of Education staff members on Thursday, April 27 to share these and would appreciate campus input via email.

V. General Information.

Patty Poulter invited anyone interested in attending the performance of the Charleston 5th and 6th grade chorus to join them Saturday, April 29, 2000 at 7:30 p.m.

Dr. Greathouse wanted to thank Mary Herrington-Perry for her helping with the Career & Technical Education program, which was recently approved by the IBHE to go who effect in Summer 2000.


The meeting adjourned at 2:26 p.m. Kathy Chancellor, Recording Secretary.




August 22, 2000 at 2 p.m.

Arcola/Tuscola Room