CAPE Coordinating Committee
Chair: Sherry Crow
Staff liaisons: Laura Dare
To work with AASL and the ALA Office of Accreditation (OA) staff to coordinate the responsibilities associated with ALA’s participation in the CAPE accreditation process.
Work with the ALA Office of Accreditation (OA) to develop and deliver informational meetings about the CAPE process at the ALA Midwinter Meetings and Annual Conferences.
Work with OA to deliver training in program review at the ALA Midwinter Meetings and Annual Conferences.
Develop information materials in print and electronic formats about the CAPE process for distribution.
Recruit individuals to serve as program reviewers.
Encourage programs in CAPE schools to submit to the program review process.
Act as liaison to other ALA bodies with an interest in accreditation of library programs.
Recommend individuals qualified to serve in various CAPE positions to the AASL Board of Directors.
For more information on the Minimum Intended Outcomes for this committee, consult the Committee Chair Handbook