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​PESC SERVES

as an open standards-development and 

open standards-setting body operating on a voluntary consensus model producing

PESC APPROVED STANDARDS.



PESC COLLABORATES

with similar standards-setting bodies

and organizations to ensure a lifelong learning perspective making

PESC APPROVED STANDARDS

usable across PK12, higher education, labor, workforce and government.



PESC COLLABORATORS & PARTNERS

set a high bar and correspondingly

rigorous process for data standardization,

quality control and overall data management

and PESC provides support and links

to illustrate and exemplify the

power of collaboration.



Standards Development

FORUM FOR EDUCATION

is the governing body that

develops, produces, manages & maintains 

all  PESC APPROVED STANDARDS​.​


Standards Forum

Standards Development Forum for Education


​​​​​Standards Development

FORUM FOR EDUCATION

is the governing body that

develops, produces, manages & maintains

all PESC APPROVED STANDARDS

ensuring alignment & coordination with

community initiatives & adherence to 

PESC's Policies & Procedures Manual

for Standards Development, 

Approval & Maintenance.



​​Standards Development 

FORUM FOR EDUCATION 

founded August 4, 2002

includes all Workgroups,

development initiatives & efforts; &

is the authoritative body that governs

resource mapping & maintenance of

education ecosystem schemas, taxonomies &

shared code sets in various technologies

(e.g. EDI, XML, PDF, JSON, etc.).​


Standards Development

FORUM FOR EDUCATION

is governed by the

Change Control Board (CCB),

Education Record User Group (ERUG),

Technical Advisory Board (TAB) &

Steering Committee;

with reporting directly to the

PESC Board of Directors.


STEERING COMMITTEE


Kristi Blabaum

Systems Integration Analyst, Great Lakes

Chair, Change Control Board

Michael Morris

Director, Quality Management

EIS-Quality Assurance, ACT

Chair, Technical Advisory Board

Susan McCrackin

Senior Director, Financial Aid Methodology

College Board (retired)

Chair, Steering Committee


Matt Bemis

Associate Registrar

University of Southern California

Co-Chair, ERUG


Jason Weaver

Head of Product

Parchment

​Co-Chair, ERUG



MEETING SCHEDULE

Weekly - Fridays 11am EST


LISTS

CCB@lists.pesc.org


ER_USERGROUP@lists.pesc.org


​PESCforum@lists.pesc.org


PESCTAB@lists.pesc.org​



​Development initiates through Workgroups,
comprised of PESC Member representatives,
signified with submission of a Letter of Intent.

SAMPLE LETTER OF INTENT


POLICIES & PROCEDURES MANUAL

IMPLEMENTATION GUIDE TEMPLATE

SUBMISSION FORM FOR CCB

STATUS UPDATE REPORTING FORM



UNDER CONSTRUCTION


WHAT IS THE STANDARDS DEVELOPMENT FORUM?
WHAT IS THE CHANGE CONTROL BOARD (CCB)?
WHAT IS THE TECHNICAL ADVISORY BOARD (TAB)?
WHAT ARE PESC APPROVED STANDARDS?
WHAT IS SEAL OF APPROVAL?

WHAT DOES VOLUNTARY CONSENSUS-BASED REALLY MEAN?
How did it start?
Who is involved?
What are the benefits?
How is it governed?
What is the current status?
How much does it cost?
How do I get involved?





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