Residency Principal & Program Administrator Program Resources

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TPEP Training for Residency Principal & Program Admin and Initial Superintendent Faculty

Date:                  October 20, 2015
Time:                 10 am - 3 pm
Location:            CityU - Renton555 S. Renton Village Pl., Renton, WA 98057, Triton Tower One Bldg. - 3rd Floor

Date:                  November 3, 2015
Time:                 10 am - 3 pm
Location:            Gonzaga University - Spokane, Hemmingson Center, Room 312 -Firenze

Certification Information

Administrator Program Information

Washington State Standards for Principal and Program Administrator Programs

Common Performance Assessments

The Washington Council of Education Administration Programs (WCEAP) agreed to implement the Common Performance Assessments beginning with the summer/fall 2012 cohorts. For accountability purposes, each program has developed a program portfolio that includes the Common Performance Assessments and rubrics for each standard for review by site visit teams.

2015-16 WCEAP Meetings & PESB Updates

  • June 29, 2015
  • October 2, 2015 / CityU-Renton
  • January 29, 2016 / location TBD
  • May 13, 2016 / location TBD
  • June 27, 2016 / Spokane

Program Resources

As of August 31, 2013, candidates for a residency principal certificate must demonstrate knowledge of teacher evaluation research and Washington's evaluation requirements and successfully complete opportunities to practice teacher evaluation skills (RCW 28A.410.278).

TPEP Requirements for Candidates & Programs: 
Resources from TPEP Trainings for Higher Ed. on Sept. 16 & 20, 2013 - from the Washington Leadership Academy
Resources from OSPI / TPEP

Assignment of Educational Support Associates

Guidance for effective assignment of Educational Support Associates (ESAs) including school psychologists, school counselors, and social workers.