CSFE and CASA Business Meetings, 2014

Council for Social Foundations of Education (CSFE)
Business Meeting
1:45 – 3:15 – Thursday, October 30, 2014
Thomson Board Room — Hyatt Regency, Toronto

The Council for Social Foundations of Education meeting will be held in conjunction with the American Educational Studies Association/ IAIE annual meeting at the Hyatt Regency, Toronto. All member organization CSFE delegates and/or those who serve in leadership roles in these organizations are invited. All individuals who hold memberships in social foundations associations are also welcome to attend the meeting.
CSFE 2014 Agenda (Word)

CSFE 2014 Agenda (PDF)

 

Committee on Academic Standards and Accreditation (CASA)
Business Meeting
3:30 – 5:15 – Thursday, October 30, 2014
Thomson Board Room — Hyatt Regency, Toronto

This AESA committee includes members who are interested in furthering AESA’s work on social foundations / educational studies standards and accreditation.

AESA Meeting, CSFE Meeting, and CASA Call for Nominations

The Annual Meeting of the American Education Studies Association(AESA) will be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Seattle, Washington, October 31 – November 4.  Rooms should be reserved before September 30.  Membership renewals and conference registration should be submitted by October 15.  Refer to the AESA website (educationalstudies.org) for additional conference information. Here is the final AESA Conference Program.

The Council for Social Foundations of Education (CSFE) will hold its annual business meeting at AESA this year on Friday, November 2, 3:30 – 5:00 in the Douglas Boardroom.  Kevin Kumashiro, University of Illinois at Chicago, will give the R.Freeman Butts Lecture at 5:30 that day with a reception at 7:00.  The Committee on Academic Standards and Accreditation (CASA) will hold an open meeting on Friday, November 1, from 1:45 to 3:15 to discuss the Revised Standards for Accreditation work.  CASA will hold a private meeting for members only on Thursday, November 1, 3:30 – 5:00 in the Douglas Boardroom.  James M. Giarelli of Rutgers will give the Kneller Lecture at 5:00 followed by a reception at 7:00 on November 1.  Check the program for other AESA and CASA events!

English: Seattle Center as night falls. França...

English: Seattle Center as night falls. Français : Le centre-ville de Seattle à la tombée de la nuit. szl: Cyntrům sztadu Seattle, Zjednoczůne Sztaty Ameriki (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

In other AESA news, there is a Call for Nominations of Members for the Committee on Academic Standards and Accreditation (CASA), reprinted below from the AESA Weekly Roundup.

Dear AESA Membership, The nominations committee will receive nominations for three available appointments to the Committee on Academic Standards and Accreditation

(CASA) until October 5. CASA is an advisory committee to AESA with the responsibility for maintaining and, when appropriate, updating, the Standards for Academic and Professional Instruction in Foundations of Education, Educational Studies, and Educational Policy Studies. The committee is also responsible for making professional educators aware of the Standards; educating foundations of education faculties regarding the use of the Standards, and gaining the support of accreditation and state departments of education in the general enforcement of the Standards. CASA members serve three year terms and the committee meets each year at the annual conference.

You can read more about CASA in our By-Laws,

http://educationalstudies.org/resources/pdf/AESA.final.bylaws.9.26.06.pdf

Please send your nominations to Nancy Ares

nancy.ares@rochester.eduwithAESA as the subject heading.  You are welcome to self-nominate and/or make multiple nominations from the AESA membership.  Nominees should be members of AESA in good standing.  Please provide Nancy with your or your nominee’s current email address and phone number. The nominations committee will prepare a list of all CASA nominees and confirm the nominees’ willingness to serve. Each nominee will be asked to submit a brief statement of interest in working with CASA by October 15. This information will be given to current CASA members.

Invitations to accept an appointment will take place prior to the CASA meeting at the October annual AESA meeting. Invited appointees will be recommended to the Executive Council for final approval.

John Dewey Society at AERA, and More

Deron Boyles, President of the John Dewey Society has sent information about JDS activities at AERA next month.  The links below contain his letter to members, as well as AERA conference information, a call for help, and a JDS membership form.

Letter from Deron Boyles  (doc)

JDS at AERA with Membership Information  (PDF)

In other news, there is still time to send feedback concerning proposed revisions to the AESA/CSFE Standards.  See previous post for the details!

Please consider joining the CSFE as an individual (or group) member.  A CSFE membership form is available via the “ABOUT” page.

Best to all — Ed Prof

Educational Studies Special Issue: Call for Papers

Kathleen deMarrais and Sandra Winn Tutwiler are co-editors of a special issue of Educational Studies focusing on “Critical, Interpretive, and Normative Perspectives of Educational Foundations: Contributions for the 21st Century.”  Submission due date: May 15, 2012. Details below.  Spread the Word!   — EdProf

CALL_FOR_PAPERS_ES (PDF version)

CALL_FOR_PAPERS_ES (Word version)

 

Revised Social Foundations Standards: Call for Comment

Call for Comment

Standards for Academic and Professional Instruction in Foundations of Education, Educational Studies, and Educational Policy Studies

The AESA Committee on Academic Standards and Accreditation (CASA) is responsible for reviewing and updating, when deemed appropriate, Standards for Academic and Professional Instruction in Foundations of Education, Educational Studies, and Educational Policy Studies. The Standards were originally developed in 1977-1978 and revised in 1996. The current draft of the Standards was revised by CASA over the past year.

We invite comment on the draft Standards from the community of foundations scholars, prior to submitting the final revised Standards to the AESA Executive Committee for approval. Please forward your comments to Sandra Winn Tutwiler, sandy.tutwiler@washburn.edu, by March 31, 2012.

DRAFT of the Standards (for Review and Comment) :  SFE_Standards_Call_for_Comment

PDF version:  SFE_Standards_Call_for_Comment_PDF

Session on AESA/CSFE Standards at AESA Meeting

Announcing: A Conversation about the AESA/CSFE Social Foundations Standards

2011 AESA Annual Meeting in St. Louis, Saturday, November 5,  5:30 – 7:00PM

Reframing the Discipline: Standards for Academic and Professional Instruction in Foundations of Education, Educational Studies, and Educational Policy Studies

Participants:

Sandra Winn Tutwiler, Washburn University

Kathleen deMarrais, University of Georgia

Yolanda Medina, Borough of Manhattan Community College/CUNY

David Gabbard, East Carolina University

Pamela Konkol, Concordia University

Andrea Hyde, Western Illinois University

Huey-li Li, University of Akron

Joseph Rayle, SUNY Cortland

Amy Swain, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill