The USED will seek feedback as it decides whether to seek changes to teacher education accountability requirements.
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May 04, 2011
April 29, 2011
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder wants to improve teacher preparation and raise certification test standards.
April 28, 2011
A consortium has finalized a revision of an influential set of teaching standards.
April 19, 2011
Public higher education institutions in several states will not participate voluntarily in a review of education schools now being conducted by the National Council for Teacher Quality and U.S. News and World Report, according to recent correspondence between state consortia and NCTQ.
March 23, 2011
A report analyzes the "diversity gap" between white and minority teacher candidates on licensing tests.
March 17, 2011
By guest blogger Liana Heitin Here in New York at the International Summit on the Teaching Profession, education leaders from 16 nations came to the roundtable (literally, it was a large one) to share ideas and experiences on how to improve teaching. But while participants spoke in broad terms abou...
March 16, 2011
Two reports released today in conjunction with the International Summit on the Teaching Profession in New York highlight the lessons the United States can take from other countries' reform efforts.
March 08, 2011
Through a regulatory overhaul, a legislative proposal, and its budget request, the Obama administration is pushing for outcomes-based reforms of teacher education.
January 18, 2011
NCTQ and U.S. News and World Report plan an in-depth review of all of the nation's 1,400 schools of education.
January 04, 2011
Democrats for Education Reform proposes a new competition for supporting teacher training, funded through existing federal programs.