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update video, slides, etc. (Sept. 19, 2012)
Facts about teacher certification in Michigan (July 1, 2012)
Administrative rules - teacher certification code (May 24, 2012)
CAEP Overview (April 13, 2012)
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
Common Core State Standards
2011 InTASC standards
Our Future, Our Teachers: The Obama Administration's Plan for Teacher Education Reform and Improvement
October 8, 2010 - Michigan routes to certification for:
The new elementary education standards were approved by the State Board of Education on Jan. 8, 2008.
DADITPIM institutions working together to align TEAC quality principles and cross-cutting themes with MDE standards in vartious specialty areas. The results are freely available to use.
Exceptions to the requirement that secondary teacher candidates pass MTTC tests in minor areas of certification
Proposed Administrative Rule Changes (Teacher Certification, School Counselors, School Psychologists, Suspension/Revocation of Certificates)
Development Timeline for New Program Standards
Press Release: Governor Signs Bills Establishing Rigorous High School Curriculum
USA Today Article: Teacher Testing
Panel Considers Revamping College Aid and Accrediting
School Board Superintendant Monthly Podcast
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