Tuesday, August 11 2020 10:55 PM

Board New Business Items

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This is the listing of the Hawaiʻi Teacher Standards Board’s New Business Items for 2017 – 2020.

Click here to see the listing of New Business Items for Prior Years.

Title of New Business Item Approved On   Date PDF Document
Consideration of Suspension of Hawaii Administrative Rules to Grant Emergency Hire Teachers One Additional Year of Employment Eligibility to Allow Additional Time to Obtain Their Teaching License  Due to the Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 Pandemic 06/18/20 NBI 19-43

Consideration of Temporary Suspension of the 450 Hour Requirement for Supervised Clinical Experience in Student Teaching, Internship, or Residency of Teacher Candidates in Hawaii State Approved Teacher Education Programs Due to the Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 Pandemic

03/27/20 NBI 19-42
Case 17-01 03/06/20 NBI 19-41
License Affirmation 03/06/20 NBI 19-39
Budget for 2020-2021 03/06/20 NBI 19-38
Hawaii Teacher Standards Board Meeting Schedule 2020-2021 03/06/20 NBI 19-37
Election of HTSB Officers for 2020-2021 03/06/20 NBI 19-36
Consideration of  a New Early Childhood Education Initial Licensure Track at the University of Hawaii at Manoa College of Education 03/06/20 NBI 19-35
Consideration of  Hawaii Pacific University’s Letter of Intent to Plan a New Program in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) and Early Childhood Education 03/06/20 NBI 19-34
Consideration of the National Orientation and Mobility Certification to Add the Field of Special Education Orientation and Mobility to an Existing Hawaii Special Education License 03/06/20 NBI 19-33
Consideration of an Elementary Education and Hawaiian Language Immersion Track for the Dual Bachelor’s in Education Degree at the University of Hawaii at Manoa College of Education 03/06/20 NBI 19-32
Consideration of Teach Away Teacher Education Program Letter of Intent to Plan a New Dual Program in Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education 03/06/20 NBI 19-31
Consideration of the Recommendation of the Review Team of Teach Now Teacher Education Program 03/06/20 NBI 19-30
Consideration of Extension of Chaminade of Honolulu Teacher Education Programs State Approval 03/06/20 NBI 19-29
Consideration of Extension of the University of Hawaii at Manoa’s School Library Program State Approval 03/06/20 NBI 19-28
Consideration of Extension of Kahoiwai Teacher Education Program State Approval 03/06/20 NBI 19-27
Consideration of Extension of Kahuawaiola Indigenous Teacher Education Program State Approval 03/06/20 NBI 19-26
Consideration of iTEACH Teacher Education Program Letter of Intent to Plan New Programs in Career and Technical Education and Early Childhood Education 03/06/20 NBI 19-25
Consideration of Provisional State Approval for the University of Hawaii at Manoa College of Education’s Early Childhood Education PK-3 Added Field Educator Preparation Program 03/06/20 NBI 16-41
License Affirmation 01/24/20 NBI 19-24
Adoption of National Education Association Ethics Micro Credential 01/24/20 NBI 19-23
License Assessment Additions and Revisions 01/24/20 NBI 19-21
Addition of New License Fields and Levels 01/24/20 NBI 19-20
License Affirmation 11/15/19 NBI 19-19
Adoption of Educational Testing Service (ETS) ProEthica Professional Development Program 11/15/19 NBI 19-18
Consideration of Recommendations from HTSB Annual Educator Preparation Provider Completer Audit 11/15/19 NBI 19-17
Consideration of Letter of Intent from Teach Now to Plan a Hawaii Educator Preparation Program 11/15/19 NBI 19-16
Consideration of Letter of Intent from Wayland Baptist University to Plan a Hawaii Educator Preparation Program 11/15/19 NBI 19-15
Consideration of Extension of Chaminade University of Honolulu’s Teacher Leader Program State Approval 11/15/19 NBI 19-14
Consideration of Revision of Teaching Level for University of Hawaii at Manoa Literacy Specialist Program 11/15/19 NBI 19-13
Approval of Association for Advancing Quality in Educator Preparation Provider Review Process 11/15/19 NBI 19-12
Approval of Strategic Plan Update 11/15/19 NBI 19-11 
Approval of HTSB Annual Report 11/15/19 NBI 19-10
Case 19-06 10/04/19 NBI 19-09
Case 19-04 10/04/19 NBI 19-07
Case 19-03 10/04/19 NBI 19-06
License Affirmation 10/04/19 NBI 19-05
Consideration of Endorsement of Hawaii State Teachers Association’s Teacher Shortage Crisis Campaign 10/04/19 NBI 19-04
Election of HTSB Officers for 2019-2020 (Revised) 10/04/19 NBI 18-29
License Affirmation 09/13/19 NBI 19-03
Consideration of the University of Hawaii at Manoa College of Education’s Request to Add an Elementary Education Track to their Post-baccalaureate Certificate for Initial Teacher Licensure 09/13/19 NBI 19-02
Educational Testing Services (ETS) Licensure Test Update 09/13/19 NBI 19-01
Election of HTSB Officers for 2019-2020 (Revised) 11/15/19 NBI 18-29 Rev 3
License Affirmations 05/10/2019 NBI 18-30
Election of HTSB Officers 2019-2020 05/10/2019 NBI 18-29
HTSB Budget 2019-2020 05/10/2019 NBI 18-28
Approval of Administrative Rule Revisions 05/10/2019 NBI 18-27
License Affirmation 03/08/2019 NBI 18-25
Hawaii Teacher Standards Board Meeting Schedule 2019-2020 03/08/2019 NBI 18-24
Consideration of Department of Education Request to Allow Use of Six (6) Hours of Professional Development Courses to Add the Field of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) in Combination with Twenty-four (24) Hours of College Coursework 03/08/2019 NBI 18-23
Consideration of Chaminade University of Honolulu’s Request to Offer Their Existing Early Childhood Education PK-K Licensure Program at the Bachelor’s Level 03/08/2019 NBI 18-22
Consideration of Provisional State Approval of Teach Away Teacher Education Program 03/08/2019 NBI 18-21
License Affirmation 01/25/2019 NBI 18-18
License Affirmation 11/16/2018 NBI 18-15
Annual Report 11/16/2018 NBI 18-14
Consideration of Continuing Full State Approval of Kahuawaiola Indigenous Educator Preparation Program at the University of Hawaii at Hilo’s College of Hawaiian Language 11/16/2018 NBI 18-13
Consideration of Provisional State Approval for the University of Hawaii at Hilo’s Teacher Leader Program 11/16/2018 NBI 18-12
TFA Report Consideration of Acceptance of Report from Teach for America Educator Preparation Program 11/16/2018 NBI 18-11
License Affirmation 10/5/2018 NBI 18-10
Refund of Late Fees to Individuals in Devastated Areas 10/5/2018 NBI 18-09
Consideration of Reinstating the Field of Computer Science 10/5/2018 NBI 18-08
License Affirmation 10/5/2018 NBI 18-06
Approval of Revisions to Hawaii Revised Statute for the Governor’s Consideration 10/5/2018 NBI 18-05
Addition of New Members to Hawaii Teacher Standards Board Committees 10/5/2018 NBI 18-04
Consideration of Letter of Intent from Teach Away to Develop a Hawaii Educator Program 10/5/2018 NBI 18-03
Revision of Special Education Field for University of Hawaii at Manoa’s Dual Special Education and Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, and Secondary Education Programs 10/5/2018 NBI 18-02
Consideration of Provisional State Approval of the University of Hawaii at Manoa College of Education Ethnomathematics Program to Add a Field to Existing Hawaii Licenses 10/5/2018 NBI 18-01
Consideration of Provisional Approval of Chaminade University of Honolulu’s Teacher Leader Program  9/8/2017 NBI 17-01
Consideration of Provisional Approval for Leeward Community College’s Special Education Educator Preparation Program for Initial Licensure  9/8/2017 NBI 17-02
Consideration of Letter of Intent from the University of Hawaii at Hilo’s Educator Preparation Program to Develop a Teacher Leader Program  9/8/2017 NBI 17-03
Consideration of the University of Hawaii at Manoa College of Education’s Request to Add an Area of Focus of Dual Preparation in Secondary Education and Special Education to the Existing Master of Education in Teaching (MEdT)  9/8/2017 NBI 17-04
Options for State Approval for Hawaii Educator Preparation Programs  9/8/2017 NBI 17-05
Revision of Requirements for Adding the Field of Early Childhood Education PK-3 to an Existing Hawaii License  9/8/2017, Rev. 11/17/2017 NBI 17-06 NBI 17-06 Rev
Adoption of Updated Strategic Plan  9/8/2017 NBI 17-07
Adoption of Annual Report  9/8/2017 NBI 17-08 Report
License Affirmation  9/8/2017 NBI 17-09 Attachment
Options for Hawaii Educator Preparation Programs Using External Accrediting Organizations for Review to be Considered for State Approval 10/6/2017 NBI 17-10
Goals for the Executive Director for 2017-2018 10/6/2017 NBI 17-11
License Affirmation 10/6/2017 NBI 17-12
Regarding Preparation Programs Recommending Licensure Candidates for Hawaiian Fields  11/17/2017  NBI 17-13
Approval of Suggested Language for Revision to Hawaii Revised Statute 11/17/2017 NBI 17-14
Approval of Revision to Hawaii Administrative Rules 11/17/2017 NBI 17-15
License Affirmation 11/17/2017 NBI 17-16
Case 16-14 11/17/2017 NBI 17-17
University of Hawaii at West Oahu Modification of State Approval of Secondary Education Program to Add Biology 6-12 as a License Field 1/19/2018 NBI 17-18
University of Hawaii at Manoa Modification of State Approval of World Language Programs 1/19/2018 NBI 17-19
University of Hawaii at Manoa Letter of Intent to Add the Hawaiian Fields to their Bachelor’s of Education Elementary Educator Preparation Program 1/19/2018 NBI 17-20
University of Hawaii at Manoa Letter of Intent to Add the Hawaiian Fields to their Bachelor’s of Education Educator Secondary Preparation Program and Post-baccalaureate Program 1/19/2018 NBI 17-21
HTSB Meeting Schedule 2018-2019 1/19/2018 NBI 17-22
Appointment of Teacher Education Committee Chairperson 1/19/2018 NBI 17-23
Redescription of Licensing Specialist Position 1/19/2018 NBI 17-24
License Affirmation 1/19/2018 NBI 17-25
Consideration of Full State Approval of Teach for America Educator Preparation Program 1/19/2018 NBI 15-37Rev
License Field and Level Additions and Revisions 3/9/2018 NBI 17-26
License Assessment Addition and Revisions 3/9/2018 NBI 17-27
Options for Meeting Standards for License Renewal 3/9/2018 NBI 17-28
Revisions to Hawaii Administrative Rules 3/9/2018 NBI 17-29
License Affirmation 3/9/2018 NBI 17-30
Case 16-22 3/9/2018 NBI 17-31
Case 16-15 3/9/2018 NBI 17-32
Extension of State Approval for iTeach-Hawaii Educator Preparation Programs 4/13/2018 NBI 17-33
Letter of Intent UH-Manoa Ethnomathematics Added Field Educator Preparation Program 4/13/2018 NBI 17-34
Strategic Plan for 2018-2019 4/13/2018 NBI 17-35
Election of HTSB Officers for 2018-2019 4/13/2018 NBI 17-36
License Affirmation 4/13/2018 NBI 17-37
Consideration of Adoption of Model Code of Ethics for Educators (MCEE) 6/4/2018 NBI 17-38
Update of Educator Prearation Program Standards  6/4/2018 NBI 17-39
2018-2019 Budget  6/4/2018 NBI 17-40
License Affirmation  6/4/2018 NBI 17-41