Tag: Teacher Preparation

Delaware Raising the Bar for Educators

Policy and Practice

June 21st, 2011

House Bill 107, which is out of Committee but not on the House agenda, would require all educators to pass Praxis I or an equivalent test before being able to teach in a Delaware school. This requirement for earning an initial license will raise the standards for teaching professionals, which should yield benefits for students, as teachers are the...


What Teacher Preparation Programs Make the Grade?

News, Policy and Practice

June 3rd, 2011

The National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) has partnered with U.S News and World Report to conduct an in depth analysis of teacher preparation programs throughout the United States in order to provide the public information on each program’s ability to produce effective educators. In Delaware (and other states), the study will assess...