Over the past several years, there has been a call for increasing the clinical preparation of teachers across the country. The Teaching Assistant Residency Program at SUNY Empire State College designed to accommodate teacher candidates who are volunteering their time in the Residency placement for the full school year and those employed as Teaching Assistants in partner school districts. Program culminates with Adolescent Level (7-12th) grade certification in English Language Arts, Social Studies, Math, Spanish, French, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, and Earth Science. Materials provide overview of program.Continue Reading
Programs and Techniques
Collection of examples of clinically rich educator preparation programs at different phases of development and related materials to assist with building and scaling of clinical practice program infrastructure and partnerships.
A model for an alternative teacher preparation program. A pilot program for teacher candidates implemented at SUNY College at Cortland that focused on science and mathematics, blended theory with extensive, increase the role of school partners in teacher preparation and better prepare candidates for the demands of the teaching profession.Continue Reading