Committee Update

The Powerpoint from the recent webinar on committee updates is available here.

Spring 2017

FACTE is pleased to announce that the Spring 2017 Conference will be held in conjunction with the AACTE Conference in Tampa, Florida.  The dates and times of the FACTE conference are:

  • Wednesday, March 1st  – 1:00-7:00 (reception from 5:30-7:00)
  • Thursday, March 2nd  – 8:00-11:00

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN.  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

THE AGENDA IS AVAILABLE HERE.

Hotels in AACTE’s room block should be utilized and are listed below with the distance noted from the Tampa Convention Center (TCC); all rates are single/double:

Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina
(Headquarters Hotel)
700 South Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602
Room Rate $199
Distance Less than one block Map It
Phone (813) 221-4900
The link for hotel reservations will be available exclusively on your AACTE registration confirmation.
Embassy Suites Tampa Downtown Convention Center
513 South Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602
Room Rate $209/$219
Distance Less than one block Map It
Phone (813) 769-8300
The link for hotel reservations will be available exclusively on your AACTE registration confirmation.
Westin Tampa Harbour Island
725 South Harbour Island Blvd
Tampa, FL 33602
Room Rate $189
Distance 2.5 blocks Map It
Phone (813) 229-5000
The link for hotel reservations will be available exclusively on your AACTE registration confirmation.
Hilton Tampa Downtown
211 North Tampa Street
Tampa, FL 33602
Room Rate $199/$219
Distance Distance: 3 blocks Map It
Phone (813) 204-3000
The link for hotel reservations will be available exclusively on your AACTE registration confirmation.

Hotels will sell out quickly. We recommend booking your hotel reservation(s) as soon as possible. Cut-off date to reserve your hotel at the discounted meeting rates is February 5, 2017.

More information about FACTE registration will be made available here.

Register

Fall 2016

The Fall 2016 FACTE meeting at Bethune Cookman University in Daytona Beach was canceled due to Hurricane Matthew.

The Survey of FACTE Membership: Subject Area Exam of the Florida Teacher Certification Exam that would have been presented can be seen here.

Spring 2016

The Spring 2016 FACTE meeting was held Wednesday and Thursday, March 2 & 3, 2016 at Nova Southeastern University in Davie.

The agenda is available here.

Phil Canto’s presentation can be seen here.

Eileen McDaniel’s presentation can be seen here.

PLEASE NOTE:  Group rate prices are only good while room block is open.  Reserve early.

Spring 2015

The Spring 2015 FACTE meeting was held at the Residence Inn Tallahassee Universities at the Capitol, 600 West Gaines Street, Tallahassee, FL, 32304-4308 on March 16, 2014, followed by the Day on the Hill on Tuesday, March 17.


Location: Residence Inn Tallahassee, 600 West Gaines Street, Tallahassee, FL 32304

Cost is $75 for individuals from member institutions, $250 for non-members.

The agenda can be viewed here.

 

Fall 2013

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

1:00 pm           Registration

1:30 pm           Welcome, Introductions and Program Overview

 Marci Greene, FACTE President

 Ron Toll, Provost and Vice President of

 Academic Affairs, FGCU

2:00 pm          Discussion of Member Survey

Marsha Lupi & Research Committee

3:00 pm            Break

3:15 pm            Report from the University of Florida Team

Feedback from Initial and Continuing Approval Standards and Guidelines Research 

Theresa Vernetson, Tom Dana, & Elayne Colon

4:15 pm            Meet the FACTE Executive Director Terry Osborn

 

Thursday, October 24, 2013

8:30 am             Continental Breakfast and Registration

9:00 am             Policy Update and Advocacy

Jane West, AACTE

10:00 am           Break

10:15 am           Discussion and Questions 

Jane West, AACTE

11:30 am           Lunch and Business Meeting

1:00 pm            Update from the Florida Department of Education

Eileen McDaniel, Chief of Educator

Recruitment, Development and Retention

2:30 pm             Discussion and Future Directions

Marci Greene, Trish Parrish, and Tom Osborne

3:00                  Adjourn

 

Business Meeting Agenda (Thursday Lunch)

  1. Call to Order and Roll Call of Members – President Marci Greene
  2. Approval of the Agenda
  3. Approval of Minutes – Spring ‘13 – Gina Almerico
  4. Budget Report – Eliah Watlington
  5. President’s Report – Marci Greene
  6. Old Business
  7. New Business
  8. FACTE Leadership Award
  9. Other

Adjourn

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