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Student teacher working with young students
Sep 26, 2016

A new paradigm for preparing new teachers

“TeachOregon is transformational because it impacts every phase of becoming a teacher,” says Kevin Carr, an education professor with Pacific University. “It works because it took on the whole system.”

  • Teacher Preparation
  • Equity and Diversity
Pencil and other office utensils
Sep 13, 2016

Funder collaborative helps teachers and school leaders revamp classroom instruction, increase student success

"If you are trying to change systems, you’ve got to be in it for the long haul...Policy advocacy is an essential tool in systems change... Equity has to be an explicit, upfront goal if you want to reduce disparities." These three lessons and more are outlined in the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy's article about Chalkboard's initiatives.

  • Teacher Leadership
  • Equity and Diversity
  • Quality Educators
Students working together
Aug 4, 2016

Have you ever thought of becoming a teacher?

Research suggests young people develop career choices as early as fourth grade. Waiting until a prospective teacher is college age may be too late because they have had years to cultivate a mindset of career ambitions that may not include teaching.

  • Teacher Preparation
  • Equity and Diversity

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