States have generally been reluctant to shut down or suspend education schools and programs, bypassing a powerful but little-recognized policy lever, according to an Education Week analysis. December 16, 2014 - Education Week
Response to the common core by teacher-preparation institutions runs the gamut from embrace to uncertainty and even resistance. This story was part of the Education Week special report, Common Core in Action. April 23, 2014 - Education Week
Virtual programs are perhaps the fastest-growing sector of teacher preparation. Brick-and-mortar institutions, such as the University of Southern California, are increasingly getting into the action, as well as startups. October 8, 2013 - Education Week
States look to raise the entry bar on teaching programs, but worry about the prospects for black and Latino candidates. May 8, 2013 - Education Week
The Match Teacher Residency is one of a small number of programs that train aspiring teachers for the classroom through practice. March 25, 2013 - Education Week
An Education Week review of state data suggests the number of teachers at the elementary level outstrips available jobs. January 23, 2013 - Education Week
To improve the student-teaching experience, teacher education programs are taking more care in picking and guiding "cooperating" teachers. November 26, 2012 - Education Week
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