COLLABORATIVE INITIATIVES AND RESOURCES FOR PARTNERS
Faculty in the Teacher Education Program engage in collaborative activities both at the national and local levels. At the national level, faculty collaborate with their colleagues in other universities and with other entities; at the local level, they collaborate with their colleagues from other colleges across campus as well as with Fayette County and other school systems. The effort more actively and explicitly connects teacher preparation with school improvement goals and promotes ongoing professional development needs of career teachers for additional training in new standards, new technologies, and improved methods of professional collaboration. This multi-focused collaboration also emphasizes professional teaching standards, curricular changes at the school and university levels, research-based practice/teaching, and utilization of information technologies.
Benefits to Partnership
Benefits to partnership include, but are not limited, to the following:
• Identification, implementation, and evaluation of mutually determined goals;
updated 03-16-2011 by Lauren McMahan