Freeda Pirillis, who wrote about teacher preparation programs in the VIVA Idea Exchange report “Voices from the Classroom,” reviews NCTQ’s Teacher Prep Review.
Common Core Standards require all parties to meet college and career ready standards. Unfortunately, according to Freeda Pirillis, the adoption of the rigorous standards hasn’t translated to rigorous teacher professional development or support.
VIVA Teacher Leaders were well-represented at the US Department of Education’s launch of their “Project RESPECT” initiative. The full article was first published on the DOE website. Teachers and Principals Get Engaged Posted on August 8, 2012 by Laurie Calvert About 180 teachers, school principals and education advocates convened at the U.S. Department of Education’s