SHAPE America Provides Program Review With National Recognition for CAEP Accreditation

SHAPE America is the Specialized Professional Association (SPA) for CAEP accreditation of PETE and HETE programs. In addition to providing training and support to help educator preparation providers (EPPs) complete the process and receive National Recognition, we also offer an opportunity for higher education professionals to serve as program report reviewers.

Upcoming Live Webinars

September 29 — 4:00 p.m. ET

CAEP SPA Program Report Prep for HETE and PETE Programs

This webinar is for program coordinators who are responsible for preparing PETE or HETE program reports. The webinar will review the types of evidence that must be submitted with reports and will be facilitated by SHAPE America program reviewers and auditors. This is a great opportunity to ask questions and get clarity on how to write program reports. Register Now

October 13 — 4:00 p.m. ET

CAEP SPA Program Reviewer Training for HETE and PETE - Part 1

This training is for individuals who are interested in becoming a PETE or HETE SPA reviewer for SHAPE America. SPA reviewers are responsible for completing program review reports in advance of deadlines assigned by CAEP staff and SPA coordinators. This training will go over the details and responsibilities for SPA program reviewers. Register Now

Attendees must plan to attend both webinars in order to be a reviewer.

  • Part 1- Oct 13
  • Part 2- Oct 20

October 20 — 4:00 p.m. ET

CAEP SPA Program Reviewer Training for HETE and PETE - Part 2

This training is for individuals who are interested in becoming a PETE or HETE SPA reviewer for SHAPE America. SPA reviewers are responsible for completing program review reports in advance of deadlines assigned by CAEP staff and SPA coordinators. This training will go over the details and responsibilities for SPA program reviewers. Register Now

Attendees must plan to attend both webinars in order to be a reviewer.

  • Part 1- Oct 13
  • Part 2- Oct 20

On-Demand Webinars

The following webinars were previously recorded and are available on demand.

CAEP SPA Program Reviewer Refresher Webinar

This webinar is for PETE and HETE program report reviewers who have gone through the SPA reviewer training in the past, but who would like to be refreshed on the process and responsibilities. This will not go into as much detail as the CAEP SPA Reviewer Training on September 16.

CAEP SPA Program Reviewer Training

This training is for individuals who are interested in becoming a PETE or HETE SPA reviewer for SHAPE America. SPA reviewers are responsible for completing program review reports in advance of deadlines assigned by CAEP staff and SPA coordinators. This training will go over the details and responsibilities for SPA program reviewers.

CAEP SPA Program Report Preparation Webinar

This webinar is for program coordinators who are responsible for preparing PETE or HETE program reports. The webinar will review the types of evidence that must be submitted with reports and will be facilitated by SHAPE America program reviewers and auditors. This is great opportunity to ask questions and get clarity on how to write program reports.

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More Information

For questions regarding SHAPE America’s role as a SPA and the PETE/HETE program review process, EPPs may contact Michelle Carter at [email protected].

For questions on program review requirements as part of the CAEP accreditation process, EPPs may contact CAEP at [email protected].

Requesting Shells

Institutions can request shells for programs by logging into the Accreditation Information Management System (AIMS). Instructions for requesting shells can be found here.

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