Text Size: A+| A-| A   |   Text Only Site   |   Accessibility

  News Release
The following is a news release from the Oregon Teacher Standards and Commission. If there are more details that we can provide for you, please feel free to contact us (see Contact Us).
  TSPC will meet November 2-3, 2006
  Released: Wednesday, October 25, 2006 at 5:00 PM
The Teacher Standards and Practices Commission will meet November 2-3, 2006, at Portland State University (PSU), University Place, 310 SW Lincoln Street, Portland OR in the Willamette Falls Ballroom. The Executive Committee will meet from 7:00-9:00 p.m. on Wednesday evening, November 1st, at Jakes Grill, 611 SW 10th Avenue in Portland. The full Commission will convene on Thursday, November 2nd, at 8:00 a.m. to consider Preliminary Business, Program Approval Issues and Licensure Issues.

On Friday, November 3rd, the meeting will reconvene at 8:00 a.m. for approximately 1 hour in Public Session for Commissioner training on Voting and Confidentiality Issues. Immediately following, the full Commission will meet in Executive Session (non-public) to consider disciplinary cases from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.. The Commission will then convene in public session for consideration of discipline issues and Commission Business.

Business will include:
Linfield College Site Visit Report
Willamette University Site Visit Report
Lewis and Clark College Initial and Continuing Administrator License Programs
Summary of Annual Reports and Modifications
Program Completion and Recency Issues
Initial and Continuing School Counselor Standards
Portland State University Initial and Continuing Administrator License Programs
Corban College Reading Endorsement Program
Corban College ESOL / Bilingual Endorsement Program
School Counseling Licenses
Administrator Licensure Rules
Continuing Teaching License Minor Amendments
Assignment Issues on Elementary and Middle-Level Authorizations
PTE Licensure Proposed Changes
Transitional Teaching License Solution
Election of Chair, Vice-Chair and 2007 Executive Committee

Please note: The commission will consider School Psychology licensure at the January 11-12, 2007 meeting.

The agenda contains the entire list of topics to be considered. You may subscribe for free email notification of future meetings by creating your own Online Services Account. You may also review the agenda and materials from past meetings on our Web site.


From the EAST - Portland International Airport (I-205, I-84)
1. Follow signs to Interstate 205 South
2. Continue on I-205 to I-84 West to Portland
3. Follow I-84 to I-5 South
4. Go across the bridge, take the Beaverton I-405 split to City Center (left lanes)
5. Take first exit, 4th Avenue
6. At the first light, take a right onto Lincoln
7. University Place is on the right-hand side

From the EAST - Highway 26 (Mt. Hood, Ross Island Bridge)
1. Follow Highway 26 West to Portland
2. Take City Center exit
3. Turn right on 1st Avenue
4. Turn left on Lincoln Street
5. Hotel is on the left-hand side

From the NORTH - Washington, Vancouver, British Columbia
1. Follow I-5 South to Portland
2. Once in Portland, remain in the left lanes
3. Follow signs to I-405 North
4. Take the 4th Avenue exit
5. Turn right at the first signal, Lincoln Street
6. Hotel is on the right-hand side

From the WEST - Beaverton, St. Helens (Highway 26)
1. Follow Highway 26 East to Portland
2. Take Market Street/City Center exit
3. Turn right on 5th Avenue
4. Turn left on Lincoln Street before freeway signs
5. Continue through signal
6. Hotel is on the right-hand side

From the SOUTH - Salem
1. Follow I-5 North
2. Take City Center exit
3. Follow signs to I-405 North
4. Take 4th Avenue (immediate right)
5. Turn right at signal onto Lincoln Street
6. Hotel is on the immediate right-hand side

Get detailed directions from Google Maps or Mapquest.

Parking at PSU University Place:
University Place has 239 parking spaces, including ADA parking spaces available to conference attendees and their guests.

Daily parking, $9
After 1:30 p.m., $5
After 5 p.m., $3
Overnight parking for Guests, $12
Hourly rate, $2 hr

Portland State University
University Place
310 SW Lincoln Street
Portland OR 97201
(503) 221-0140


  Archived: November 4, 2006  [MH:279-1] 
Back to the Top

Click here to go to the Oregon Dept. of Veterans' Affairs outreach contact form

Get Adobe Acrobat ReaderAdobe Reader is required to view PDF files. Click the "Get Adobe Reader" image to get a free download of the reader from Adobe.