Other members in attendance included Member at Large Kathy Allen, Member at Large Michelle Berry, GSDCTE Representative Phil Bowles, California Department of Education Liaison Ellen Jensen, Member at Large Bob Chapman, Capitol Representative Angus Dunstan, Treasurer Anne Fristrom, Past President and Convention Consultant Punky Fristrom, Convention Coordinator Teisha Hase, Secretary Carleen Hemric, Southland Representative Lisa Hernandez, CATE 2008 Chair Nancy Himel, Kern Representative Greg Johnson, CALIFORNIA ENGLISH Editor Carol Jago, Member at Large Jaimi Kreilaart, Member at Large Liz McAninch, Member at Large and CATE 2006 Chair JoAnne Mitchell, Vice President Akiko Morimoto, FACET Representative Jeannie Oppliger, CATE 2007 Chair Pauline Sahakian, TUCATE Representative Carol Surabian, Membership Chair Joan Williams, and Four C's Liaison Bill Younglove.
...CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION - Jensen reported that she is the administrator of SB472 (Alquist) which will focus on standards and framework and AB 466 which will include attendance at conventions as well as possibly work with subject matter projects as part of the 80 hours of followup training.
POLICY/CENSORSHIP (Oppliger, chair; Chapman, Hernandez, Jago, Jensen
, and McAninch) SB472
was discussed including flexibility in how the 80 follow-up hours are fulfilled.
PUBLICATIONS (Chapman, chair; Berry, Bowles, Dunstan, Himel, Jago, Jensen
, McAninch, Younglove, Krielaart,) Younglove will contact Kokino to see how things are going for the Professional Writing Contest.
CDE Liaison Ellen Jensen
has offered to write an analysis column that will appear monthly or bimonthly.Ellen
will also investigate getting a link between the CDE website and CATE