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PSU Consortium for Professional Education

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The purpose of the GSE Consortium for Professional Education is to serve as an advisory body to Portland State University in review and evaluation of, and in making recommendations on the design, implementation, evaluation, and improvement of programs leading to licensure that are offered by the University.

The Consortium serves as an "advisory body to the unit that reviews, evaluates, and makes recommendations on the design, implementation, evaluation, and modification of the unit's programs".

  1. The consortium consists of equal representation of teachers appointed by school district organizations that represent teachers in bargaining matters, public school administrators, students in the program and faculty from the institution. In addition, representatives from the community may be appointed with attention given to underrepresented groups.
  2. The consortium has bylaws that govern its operation.
  3. The consortium meets at least twice each year to review and evaluate the program, activities and annual reports and receives written response from the unit regarding recommendations.

Membership

The membership of the Consortium shall consist of equal representation of:

  1. Teachers appointed by school district organizations that represent teachers in bargaining matters
  2. Public school administrators, recommended by district administrators
  3. Students admitted to GSE professional education programs recommended by Graduate School of Education faculty or staff
  4. PSU faculty, selected by the dean of the Graduate School of Education

PSU Consortium for Professional Education 2017-18 Roster

Administrators:

  • Chris Griffith, Assistant Superintendent, Ridgefield School District
  • Ericka, Guynes, Principal, Earl Boyles Elementary School, David Douglas School District
  • Sue Ann, Higgens, Sr. Director - Training & Development, Portland Public School District, Central Office
  • Beth Madison, Principal, Robert Gray Middle School, Portland Public School District
  • Lisa Newlyn, Principal, Forest Park Elementary, Portland Public School District
  • Christie Plinski, Staff Developer & Coach, AVID Higher Education
  • Ginger Taylor, Vice Principal, Lincoln High School, Portland Public School District

Teachers/Personnel Specialists:

  • Susan Bartley, Franklin High School, Portland Public School District
  • Ann Esteve, Grant High School, Portland Public School District

PSU Faculty:

  • John Nimmo, GSE, Curriculum & Instruction
  • Mathew Uretsky, School of Social Work

Students:

  • Sally Mudiamu, Doctoral, PSU GSE
  • Kellen Lofaro, Doctoral, PSU GSE

Ex-Officio:

  • Tina Anctil, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Graduate School of Education
  • Marvin Lynn, Dean, Graduate School of Education

Full description of the Articles of Agreement for the Consortiumpdf icon