Mississippi Public Universities
IHL Press Release
NATIONAL PRESIDENT OF TEACHER ACCREDITATION ORGANIZATION TO SPEAK IN JACKSON TODAY
10/5/2012 - Jackson, Miss.

WHO: Dr. James Cibulka, President of the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
WHAT: Deliver Keynote Address at the Mississippi Association for Colleges for Teacher Education (MACTE)
WHEN: Friday, October 05, 2012, 8:30 a.m. until 12:00 noon
WHERE: Eagle Ridge Conference Center, 1500 Raymond Lake Road, Raymond, MS 39154
  8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.: Chef’s Dining Room
  9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Eagle Rooms
ABOUT MACTE: The Mississippi Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (MACTE) is a statewide organization affiliated with the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education. Membership is comprised of the state’s accredited colleges, schools and departments preparing professional school personnel.
ABOUT NCATE: The National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) is the profession’s mechanism to help establish high quality teacher preparation. NCATE’s performance-based system of accreditation fosters competent classroom teachers and other educators who work to improve the education of all P-12 students.
ABOUT DR. CIBULKA: As president of NCATE, Dr. Cibulka also serves as president of newly-unified Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), which is scheduled to become fully operational in 2013. Dr. Cibulka has a long and distinguished career in higher education prior to his tenure with NCATE.