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Teacher prep alliance meets Thursday


Governor Haslam addresses group

Tennessee Board of RegentsNashville, TN – Colleges and universities across the state are transforming the way they prepare Tennessee’s teachers, and the spotlight was on them Thursday.

As more emphasis is placed on student outcomes through the Race to the Top competition, more attention is focused on preparing teachers to become more successful in the K-12 classroom.

The two public higher education systems in Tennessee – Tennessee Board of Regents and University of Tennessee – are joining alliance with the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education and the Council of Chief State School Officers to transform teacher education, and they’ll discuss their plans and progress at Tennessee Alliance for Transforming Teacher Education Conference at the Radisson Airport Hotel in Nashville this Thursday.

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam.

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam.

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