Northern Illinois University

NCATE/ISBE Accreditation

Reports & Resources

(Updated September 16, 2010)

 

ANNOUNCEMENT:  NCATE's On-Site Campus Visit will Occur October 24-26, 2010

 

Program Reports to the Unit, September 1, 2010 (NEW)

 

    Art Education (short form due to other professional accreditation)

    Biology

    Curriculum and Instruction MSEd, EdD

    Counseling

    Chemistry

    Chief School Business Official

    Early Childhood Education undergrad, graduate

    Elementary Education undergrad, graduate

    Engineering MST

    English

    ESL Bilingual

    Family and Consumer Sciences

    Foreign Languages

    Geology (Earth and Space Science and Environmental Science)

    Health Education

    History and Social Sciences

    Instructional Technology

    Learning Behavior Speicailist 1 undergrad, graduate

    Learning Behavior Speciailst 2

    Library

    Mathematics initial certification, MS/PhD, MST in Middle School Math

    Music Education (short form due to other professional accreditation)

    Physical Education

    Physics

    Principal

    Reading Speciailst

    School Psychology

    Speech-Language Pathologist (short form due to other professional accreditation)

    Superintendent

    Technology Specialist

    Vision undergrad, graduate

 

Resources for Unit Assessment System Reporting

 

    Unit Program Report form (due September 1 to czack@niu.edu)

        All education programs EXCEPT Art, Music, Counseling and Speech-Language Pathology are required to submit reports using the form above. The programs exempted from this format must annually submit a copy of their Annual Assessment Update (from the degree program that is submitted to the Office of Assessment Services) AND (where applicable) any annual updates required by the professional accreditor for the discipline.

     Illinois Teaching Standards

     Correlation table showing IL standards alignment with certification tests 

 

 

Informational Materials and Resources on NCATE and University Assessment

 

     Fall 2010 NCATE Visit: What You Need to Know  (PowerPoint presentation to CITC Sept. 2009)

     Timeline for the NCATE visit

     Master List of Assessment Reports at NIU

       NIU's Office of Assessment Services' online Assessment Manual 

     Toolkit: The Nuts and Bolts e-Newsletter by the Office of Assessment Services

     Assessment Methods Used at NIU (matrix)

     Assessment Events on campus

     Other Assessment Resources

     Campus Assessment Network and their Book Group

     Campus Assessment Message graphics avaiable for your use as you wish. Publicize the applications and benefits of assessment with targeted messages to the followig audiences: AdministratorFaculty/StaffStudentCommunity Partner.

 

REPORTS

 

Institutional Report (for NCATE)

    2010 Institutional Report

    2001 Insitutional Report

 

Unit Level Reports (University Office for Teacher Certification/Provost's Office)

   

    Unit Annual Report

        2008-2009

        2007-2008

        2006-2007

 

    Program Reports

        Examples of well-done Program Report sections, Fall 2007

          Program Relationship to Conceptual Framework

          Data Analysis

          Diversity and Technology Proficiencies

 

        NIU Student Teaching Exit Survey

    Fall 2009                              Spring 2010

    Cooperating Teacher             Cooperating Teacher

    Student Teacher                   Student Teacher

    University Supervisor             University Supervisor

Fall 2008 Spring 2009
Cooperating Teacher Cooperating Teacher
Student Teacher Student Teacher
University Supervisor University Supervisor

Fall 2007 Spring 2008
Cooperating Teacher Cooperating Teacher 
Student Teacher Student Teacher
University Supervisor University Supervisor

 

    UOTC NCATE Update Newsletter

        Volume 1:  Nov. 2005Jan. 2006Feb. 2006Mar. 2006Apr. 2006

        Volume 2:  Aug. 2006, Sept. 2006, Oct. 2006, Nov. 2006Jan. 2007Feb. 2007Mar. 2007Apr. 2007

        Volume 3:  Aug. 2007, Sept. 2007, Oct. 2007, Nov. 2007, Jan. 2008, Feb. 2008, Mar. 2008, Apr. 2008

        Volume 4:  Aug. 2008, Sept. 2008Oct. 2008 

        Volume 5: Sept. 2009, Oct. 2009, Nov. 2009

 

Minutes from Unit Governance Meetings

    CITC (Committee on Initital Teacher Certification) Minutes

        2001-02:  Annual Report, 8-31-01, 9-21-01, 10-19-01, 11-16-01, 12-14-01, 1-18-022-15-02,

                          3-22-024-19-02, 5-3-02

        2002-03:  Annual Report, 9-20-02, 10-18-02, 11-15-02, 12-6-02, 1-17-03, 2-14-033-21-03,

                          4-11-035-2-03

        2003-04:  Annual Report, 9-19-03, 10-10-03, 11-14-13, 1-16-04, 2-20-04, 3-19-04, 4-09-04, 4-30-04

        2004-05:  Annual Report, 9-17-04, 10-15-04, 12-10-04, 1-21-05, 2-18-05, 3-25-05, 4-15-05, 5-6-05

        2005-06:  Annual Report, 9-16-05, 10-21-05, 11-18-05, 12-9-05, 1-20-06, 2-17-06, 3-10-06, 4-14-06,

                          5-5-06

        2006-07:  Annual Report, 9-15-06, 10-20-06, 11-17-06, 12-15-06, 1-19-07, 2-16-07, 3-23-07,

                          4-20-075-11-07   

        2007-08:  9-21-07, 10-19-07, 3-21-08, 4-18-08

        2008-09:  9-19-08, 2-27-09, 4-17-09

        2009-10:  9-18-09, 10-16-09, 11-20-09, 12-11-09 (committee reports only, no meeting), 1-15-10, 2-19-10,  3-19-10, 4-16-10 (5-7-10 minutes will be approved and posted in the Fall)

    CAPCE (Committee on Advanced Programs for Certification in Education) Minutes

        2001-02:  11-19-01, 3-4-02, 4-8-02

        2002-03:  9-9-02, 10-7-02, 11-4-02, 12-2-02, 1-13-03, 2-3-03, 3-3-03, 4-7-03, 5-5-03

        2003-04:  9-8-03, 11-3-03, 1-12-04, 2-2-04, 3-1-04, 4-5-04, 5-3-04

        2004-05:  9-13-04, 10-4-04, 11-1-04, 12-6-04, 2-7-05, 3-7-05, 4-4-05, 5-2-05

        2005-06:  9-12-05, 10-3-05, 11-7-05, 12-5-05, 2-6-06, 3-6-06, 5-1-06

        2006-07:  9-11-06, 10-2-06, 11-6-06, 12-4-06, 2-5-07, 3-5-07, 4-2-07, 5-7-07

        2007-08:  9-10-07, 10-1-07, 11-5-07, 2-4-08, 4-7-08

        2008-09:  9-08-08, 10-06-08, 4-06-09

        2009-10: 9-14-09, 11-2-09, 12-7-09, 2-1-10, 3-1-10, (4-30-10 minutes will be approved and posted in the Fall)

    Unit Assessment Committee Minutes

        2005-06:  9-29-05, 11-17-05, 1-27-06, 3-10-06

        2006-07:  10-5-06, 11-10-06, 5-7-07

        2007-08:  1-29-08

        2008-09:  1-26-09

        2009-10: 10-5-09, 3-1-10, 3-9-10

 

From NCATE Institutional Orientation Conference, Fall 2009

     Advanced Level Programs and NCATE Review

     Conceptual Framework

     Identifying Professional Dispositions

     Its All About Student Learning

     Electronic Exhibit Presentation

     NCATE 101

     NCATE Unit Standards

     NCATE Visit- Practical Tips

     Part C of Annual Report

     Standard 4

     Standard 5

     The Next Generation of NCATE Program Standards

     The Nuts and Bolts of Assessment 2009

     Transformation Redesign