(a) Before September 15, 2001, the State Board of Education shall convene and commence the process of developing rigorous criteria for the approval of state-qualified training providers. The board shall develop the criteria in consultation with the Commission on Teacher Credentialing or any other individual or group with expertise in the areas set forth in subdivision (a) of Section 44511.
(b) A local education agency that receives funding pursuant to this article shall use a state-qualified provider to offer training that has been approved by the State Board of Education.
(c) The Commission on Teacher Credentialing may approve a program developed pursuant to this article as meeting a portion or all of the requirements to fulfill the standards for a professional clear administrative services credential.
(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 697, Sec. 1.)
Education Code 44511