SPA Program Review Process
Programs to be Submitted for SPA Review
What specialty licensure areas are defined by Specialized Professional Associations (SPAs)? What are unusual or special circumstances when preparing a SPA report? What are review requirements for add-on programs? What if a program is accredited by another accreditor?
SPA Program Review with National Recognition Report Writing Options
What choices do I have to write a SPA report?
Program Report Submission Due Dates and Timelines
When is my SPA program report due – for initial review?
A shell is a template used by programs to submit a SPA report. How do I request shell(s) for my program report(s)?
Shells can be linked to save time and duplication of effort for programs in the same discipline. When and how do I link shells for such programs?
Guidelines on Submitting a SPA Initial Review Report
How do I write an initial review report?
Guidelines for Submitting Revised SPA Program Reports
After a decision on the initial review report, how do I submit a revised program report?
Guidelines for Submitting Response to Conditions SPA Program Reports
After a decision on the initial review report, how do I submit a response to conditions report?
Guidelines on Program Review with National Recognition
What are the CAEP policies for SPAs to develop and revise standards and to conduct SPA program reviews? This document is useful for both SPAs and educator preparation providers.
What is CAEP’s policy on reporting course grades?
What is CAEP’s policy on conducting transcript analysis?
What are the minimum data requirements for SPA Program Review with National Recognition?
SPA Standards & Report Forms
Where do I find SPA-specific standards, instructions, samples of report form templates, sample assessments, and contact information for SPA coordinators?