Professional Development Advisory Council

Qualifications and Credentials Committee


  • Goal 1:  Support implementation of all Gateways Credentials within state systems.
  • Goal 2:  Promote and incentivize mechanisms that advance incremental steps to increase attainment of Gateways Credentials at all levels.
  • Goal 3:  Identify how Relationship Based Professional Development (RBPD) can support competency attainment and achievement of Gateways Credentials.
  • Goal 4:  Ensure Gateways to Opportunity Credentials align with state and national initiatives, incorporate current research and validated practices, and are responsive to workforce needs.

Meeting Dates

Qualifications and Credentials Agendas
Qualifications and Credentials Minutes




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