From the PACT Website:
"PACT (Performance Assessment for California Teachers) is a consortium of teacher preparation programs at 30universities, 1 district internship program, and 1 charter school network. These institutions have joined together to develop a teacher performance assessment. Successful completion of the teaching performance assessment will be required to earn a California Preliminary Multiple Subject or Single Subject Teaching Credential."
For more information go to: http://www.pacttpa.org/_main/hub.php?pageName=Home
From the Teacher Performance Assessment Consortium Website:
For more information on the Teacher Performance Assessment Consortium, please go to: http://aacte.org/index.php?/Programs/Teacher-Performance-Assessment-Consortium-TPAC/teacher-performance-assessment-consortium.html
Here is an updated version of the INTASC standards from the CCSSO website.
These new draft core teaching standards were revised from the 1992 model standards developed by the Interstate New Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium (INTASC). They outline a new vision of effective teaching for today's learners.