2015 ORS 342.360¹
Members
  • qualifications

(1) The membership of the Teacher Standards and Practices Commission shall consist of:

(a) Four elementary teachers;

(b) Four middle school or high school teachers;

(c) One elementary school administrator;

(d) One middle school or high school administrator;

(e) One superintendent of a school district;

(f) One superintendent of an education service district;

(g) One member from the faculty of an approved educator preparation provider within a private college or university in Oregon;

(h) One member from the faculty of an approved educator preparation provider within a public university listed in ORS 352.002 (Public universities);

(i) One member who is also a member of a district school board; and

(j) Two members of the general public.

(2) Except for those members appointed under subsection (1)(i) and (j) of this section, members must have been actively engaged in teaching, personnel service work or administering in the public schools or in approved educator preparation providers in Oregon for the period of five years immediately preceding appointment. Acting as an elected representative of teachers, personnel service workers or administrators shall be considered teaching, personnel service work or administering for the purposes of the five-year experience requirement. In addition, members appointed under subsection (1)(a) to (f) of this section must hold valid Oregon teaching, personnel service or administrative licenses.

(3)(a) Throughout the term for which appointed, one of the members appointed under subsection (1)(a) to (j) of this section must hold a teaching license with an endorsement in some aspect of special education or have demonstrated knowledge or experience in special education.

(b) As used in this subsection, "special education" means specially designed education to meet the goals of the individualized education program of a child with a disability including regular classroom instruction, instruction in physical education, home instruction, related services and instruction in hospitals, institutions and special schools. [1965 c.535 §3; 1973 c.270 §12; 1975 c.278 §5; 1979 c.307 §5; 1987 c.503 §9; 1989 c.244 §1; 1993 c.45 §171; 2005 c.209 §38; 2007 c.70 §101; 2011 c.637 §127; 2013 c.1 §40; 2015 c.647 §§22,45]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 342—Teachers and Other School Personnel, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors342.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
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