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  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 6 - 7, 2014
  Released: Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 4:24 PM

The Teacher Standards and Practices Commission will meet November 6-7, 2014, at the Salem Convention Center, 200 Commercial St SE, Salem OR 97301 in the Santiam 6 and Santiam 5 Rooms. The Executive Committee will meet on Wednesday night, November 5th, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Marco Polo Global Restaurant, 300 Liberty St. SE, Salem, OR 97301.

The full Commission will convene on Thursday, November 6th, at 8:00 a.m. with a visit from Michaela Miller, with the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards and Donald Easton-Brooks, Ph.D, the Dean of the College of Business and Education at Eastern Oregon University. This will be followed by consideration of Licensure issues, Program Approval issues, Commission business and administrative rule proposals.

On Friday, November 7th, the Commission will reconvene at 8:30 a.m. in Executive Session (non-public) to consider disciplinary cases. Immediately following, the Commission will then convene in public session for full Commission consideration of discipline orders.

The agenda containing a more complete list of topics to be considered is available on the TSPC website. You may subscribe for free email notification of future meetings by creating your own Online Service Account. You may also review the agenda, the meeting audio and materials from past meetings on our website.

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Red Lion Hotel and Convention Center in the event you need lodging arrangements for Wednesday evening, November 5th. Please make your reservation(s) prior to Friday, October 17th, before the block of rooms expires. The room rate is $83 per night plus applicable tax. Check in time is 3:00 p.m. and check out time is noon. Please call 503-370-7888 or 1-800-RED-LION (733-5466) to make your reservation and identify yourself as a TSPC participant to receive the discounted rate. Keep in mind that the HUT Portland Airport shuttle will pick you up and drop you off at the front lobby of the Red Lion Hotel in Salem if you are flying into Portland and prefer not to drive - click here www.hutshuttle.com for more details on pricing and schedule.

The Red Lion's onsite restaurant, "Willamette Valley Grill" Restaurant and Lounge, opens at 6:00 a.m. for breakfast, serves lunch until 2:00 p.m., and dinner from 5:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. For additional information on the hotel, please visit their Web site at:


From Interstate 5:
Take exit #256 to Market Street. Turn west on Market Street and the hotel is mlocated less than two blocks on your right side.

Red Lion Hotel Salem
3301 Market Street NE
Salem, OR 97301
Tel: 503-370-7888
Fax: 503-370-6305
E-mail: desk@redlionsalem.com

Salem Convention Center

To look up driving directions, please enter the following address as your
destination, as this will take you directly to the complimentary parking garage.
201 Liberty Street SE, Salem, OR 97301
Take Exit 253 for OR-22. Turn left at light onto Highway 22.
Continue on to Mission Street. Turn right on to Liberty Street.
Move into the far left lane. Enter the Parking Garage on the left
Immediately after Trade Street at the Grand Hotel in Salem.
Take Exit 253 for OR-22. Turn right onto Highway 22.
Continue on to Mission Street. Turn right on to Liberty Street.
Move into the far left lane. Enter the Parking Garage on the left
Immediately after Trade Street at the Grand Hotel in Salem.

Data classification level 1 - Public
DO: Reinhardt



  Archived: November 30, 2014  [HH:542-1] 
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