Subject: Career and Technical Education: Agriculture Food and Natural Resources, Arts, Audio-Video Technology & Communications, Finance, Health Science, Human Services, and Manufacturing - Erin Larsen, DOE
Background: First public hearing for the Career and Technical Education: Agriculture Food and Natural Resources, Arts, Audio-Video Technology & Communications, Finance, Health Science, Human Services, and Manufacturing standard
Agenda Item 10
Subject: Update: Mitchell Technical Institute (MTI) Program Name Changes - Tiffany Sanderson, DOE, and Mark Wilson, MTI
Background: To stay in line with industry expectations, Mitchell Technical Institute will be changing program names in the current Accounting/Business Management and Propane & Natural Gas Technologies programs.
Agenda Item 11
Subject: Technical Studies Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degree Program Proposal
Background: The four technical institutes propose offering a Technical Studies AAS Degree to provide an education ladder for individuals with technical diplomas or certificates to obtain career advancements requiring a full degree.
Agenda Item 12
Subject: First Reading - Certification System Rules and Accreditation - Carla Leingang & Abby Javurek-Humig, DOE
Background: Proposed changes to the state educator certification system. These changes will create streamlined paths to certification and eliminate barriers that have been identified with the current system. Updates to the accreditation rules are included. These updates clean up terminology and eliminate contradictory language.