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Standard 5: Faculty

Standard 5. Faculty are qualified and model best professional practices in scholarship, service, and teaching, including the assessment of their own effectiveness as related to candidate performance; they also collaborate with colleagues in the disciplines and schools. The unit systematically evaluates faculty performance and facilitates professional development.

Exhibits 5.3
5.3.a Data table on qualifications of professional education faculty (This table can be compiled in the online template from data submitted for national program reviews or compiled in Excel, Word, or another format and uploaded as an exhibit. See Appendix D for an example.)
5.3.b Data table on qualifications of clinical faculty (i.e., P–12 school professionals and professional education faculty responsible for instruction, supervision, and/or assessment of candidates during field experiences and clinical practice)    
5.3.c Policies and practices to assure clinical faculty meet unit expectations  
5.3.d Policies, expectations, and samples of faculty scholarly activities  
5.3.e Summary of faculty service and collaborative activities in schools (e.g., collaborative project with school faculty, teacher professional development, and addressing the needs of low performing schools) and with the professional community (e.g., grants, evaluations, task force participation, provision of professional development, offering courses, etc.)  
5.3.f Policies, procedures, and practices for faculty evaluation (including promotion and tenure) and summaries of the results in areas of teaching, scholarship and service  
5.3.g Policies, procedures, and practices for professional development and summaries of the results

NCATE Continuous Improvement Model

Institutional Report 

IR: 2012

IR Addendum

I. Overview and Conceptual Framework


Conceptual Framework


II. Unit Standards

Standard 1: Knowledge, Skills &    Dispositions

Standard 2: Assessment System & Unit Evaluation

Standard 3: Field & Clinical Practice

Standard 4: Diversity

Standard 5: Faculty

Standard 6: Unit Governance & Resources

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