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CEC Revised Preparation Standards Approved
The National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) has approved the initial and advanced CEC Preparation Standards for special educators. The revised preparation standards will support CEC’s continued leadership in performance-based recognition of special education preparation programs.
Q&A on Unified Accrediting Body
NCATE and TEAC issue a merger progress report on unification into the new Council for the Accreditation of Education Programs (CAEP). Preparation of Special Educators
New Teacher Performance Assessment
edTPA, is designed by educators to answer the essential question: "Is a new teacher ready for the job?" Read How edTPA Accelerated My Preparation as a Pre-Service Teacher .