Topic: Teacher preparation

Innovative Teacher Preparation Program to be Discussed

Oct. 19, 2011

Event: "Forging a National Grow-Your-Own Latino/a Teacher Preparation Pipeline: How Strengthening the Teaching Professional Can Improve Student Learning" will be a discussion about building community-based, university-connected teacher education pipelines.

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Teach For America ranks UT No. 1 for contributors

July 22, 2010
The University of Texas at Austin has ranked among the top five contributing schools to Teach For America for the past three

The university ranks No. 1 among large schools for contributing the largest number of students to Teach For America, a national program in which recent college graduates teach for two years in urban and rural public schools. Eighty graduating seniors were accepted into the teaching corps for this fall.

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Jackson School faculty work with Texas high schools to train teachers

Jan. 27, 2009
Teachers create a cut-away model demonstrating deep ocean drilling.

The state of Texas is in the midst of a major overhaul of high school science education. To graduate on the preferred or distinguished track, students will soon be required to complete four years of science.

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Senator praises UTeach program

April 3, 2008
Senator praises UTeach program

During a recent visit to the university, United States Senator John Cornyn cited the partnership between UTeachthe university's innovative science and math teacher preparation programand the Austin Independent School District (AISD) as exemplary in meeting the nation's need for h

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