ATF Meeting Report
October 13, 2017   NAU Flagstaff, Eastburn Education, Bldg. 27, Rm. 212

Originator: Alecia Mooney
Submitter: Alecia Mooney  
Date Created: 10/13/2017           Date Submitted: 11/27/2017           Status: Approved
Attendance : Arizona State University   Arizona Western College   AZTransfer Staff   Central Arizona College   Cochise College   Coconino Community College   DinĂ© College   Eastern Arizona College   Maricopa Community Colleges   Mohave Community College   Northern Arizona University   Northland Pioneer College   Pima Community College   Tohono O'odham Community College   University of Arizona   Yavapai College    
Virtual Attendance : Vicki Ardisana (NAU-Yuma), Donna Jurich & Sarah Knepper (UofA), Celinda Palmer (EAC), Laurie Seder (UA-South), Katie White (Mohave), Amelia Black (Dine), Jennifer Peterson (Chandler-Gilbert), Bjorn(ASU).  
Next Fall Meeting Date : October 12, 2018  
Meeting Time : 10-12pm (combined lunch afterward with ECE from 12-1pm)  
Location : Tohono O'odham, Sells, AZ 85634 (Main Campus in Gewdag Sonki Building)  
Meeting Type : In Person  
Meeting Chair : Tara O'Neill (Yavapai)  
Meeting Host : Elsa Bonilla (Tohono O'odham)  
Spring Meeting Information :  
No Data Changes : Yes - ATF Requested Changes  
Note :  
Changes to Majors on Common Course Matrix : AZ Transfer Request: Elementary Education & Special Education Common Course Matrix column change. The ATF voted to have AZ Transfer remove the column, " Foundations of SEI," from the upper "common courses" section and place it in the lower section called "electives" for both matrices.  
Changes to Common Courses : ASU is adding TEL 212 (Diversity in Education) as a new program requirement in 2018. This will replace BLE 220 - SEI is now an upper-division course.  
Changes to Exam Matrix : AWC, CAC, CCC, Dine, EAC NPC, Pima, TOCC and Yavapai need to evaluate the DSST exam "Foundations of Education" for transfer credit atExam Info: . ASU/NAU/UA and Mohave are all accepting this exam as elective credit (3). Maricopa and Cochise are awarding direct equivalencies for this exam. To see the exam matrix, go to  
AGEC Information :  
Record of the Votes : Previous Fall 2016 Minutes approved - with correction to the spelling of Pam Powell's name on p. 4, #1 (not Howell, it is Powell). Elementary Education & Special Education Common Course Matrices approved with column change note above.  
Issues Raised : Discussion on the possibility of creating an Early Childhood Special Education Common Course Matrix. Facilitator noted that 2 or more universities must offer the shared major to have a Common Course Matrix. Only one university offers this major at this time. ATF Members will re-visit this discussion in the future.  
Curriculum Planning :  
CEG changes :  
ASSIST Report Comments : ATF Degree Reports - Worthwhile, useful, important information. Program codes are confusing - can that column be removed. Also, some programs have been dis-established. Would like information to display only for current programs.  
Other Comments : Education ATF Members - Please scroll down and click on attached minutes for review & approval at Fall 2018 ATF Meeting.


Document Document Name Size Document Type
Review Document EDU ATF Minutes Fall 2017 309,123 bytes application/pdf
Review Document Attendance - Education ATF Fall 2017 219,671 bytes application/pdf