The Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) and Evaluation Systems group of Pearson are currently seeking California science educators to participate in a Science Standard Setting Conference for the California Subject Examinations for Teachers (CSET) program. Each standard setting panel is scheduled to meet for one-day, in Sacramento, California. The fields and dates are listed below:

  • Multiple Subjects Subtest II (Science), Monday, October 2, 2017
  •  Science Subtest II: Physics, Monday, October 2, 2017
  • Science Subtest II: Chemistry, Tuesday, October 3, 2017
  • Science Subtest II: Life Sciences, Wednesday, October 4, 2017
  • Science Subtest II: Earth and Space Sciences, Thursday, October 5, 2017
  • Science Subtest I: General Science, Friday, October 6, 2017

The purpose of the conference is for panel members to make recommendations that will be used, in part, by the Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) in setting the passing standard, for each field, in support of the updated California Subject Examinations for Teachers (CSET).

If you are interested in participating, please complete an application here for consideration. Please click here to nominate other educators.



Public school educators who are:

  • certified in California, and
  • currently practicing (or have practiced within the last school year) in one or more of the fields listed above.

College faculty who are:

  • teacher preparation personnel (including education faculty and arts and sciences faculty),
  • practicing (or have practiced within the last school year) in one or more of the fields listed above, and
  • preparing teacher candidates in an approved California teacher preparation program.

Benefits of Participation Include:

  • Receive substitute reimbursement for their school (public school educators only),
  • Have the opportunity to make a difference in California teacher development and performance,
  • Have the opportunity for professional growth and collaboration with educators in their field,
  • Be reimbursed for their travel and meal expenses, and
  • Be provided with hotel accommodations, if necessary.

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