TeachOregon is designed to pilot innovative models to prepare the next generation of teachers for Oregon’s K-12 classrooms. School districts will partner with university programs to develop preparation programs to prepare a diverse and effective workforce to teach in 21st century classrooms.
Read the news release, “Chalkboard Awards Grants to Prepare Next Generation of Teachers.”
What is TeachOregon? Read the program description.
Call to States: Revolutionize Teacher and Principal Preparation – April 19, 2012 – An article in Education Week highlighting the importance of teacher and principal preparation.
Teacher Preparation Symposium: Preparing Oregon’s Next Generation of Teachers
A symposium was held in Salem on Monday, March 19. There were 140 guests listening to and engaging in significant conversations about the future of teacher preparation in Oregon. From 9 AM – 3 PM, attendees heard from various keynote speakers, and participated in roundtable discussions to learn more about initiatives related to teacher preparation.