UPDATE ON OPERATIONAL STANDARDS AND CURRICULAR CONTENT STANDARDS DRAFTS

updateThe CAATE extends its appreciation for all who provided comment on the operational standards draft for professional programs that was available for open comment from May 1 – July 1, 2016, and curricular content standards draft for professional programs that was available for open comment from June 1- August 15, 2016. The Standards Committee, through both face-to-face meetings and conference calls, has been hard at work incorporating your feedback into revisions to the Operational Standards. The Standards Committee anticipates releasing an updated draft, with opportunities for comment on several specific standards as well as overall comments for each section, in early 2017. The Steering Committee, will be meeting face-to-face in November to begin the process of incorporating the feedback into revisions to the curricular content Standards. The Steering Committee anticipates releasing an updated draft of curricular content standards for open comment spring 2017. Questions regarding the proposed Standards and the revision process can be directed to Julie@caate.net.