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The College of Education offers guidance and preparation leading to certification for teachers (elementary and secondary levels), administrators, school psychologists and school guidance counselors.
Office of K-12 Outreach
Connects educators with research-based programs and services centered on improving student achievement. Activities include leadership development opportunities, special events and conferences, international networking and help with analyzing school data.
Visit the College of Education’s research section for details on current projects, priorities and faculty interests.
Visit the College of Education’s policy page for information about the Education Policy Center and other efforts to influence and assist with policy issues at the local, state and national levels.
A comprehensive website of tools and strategies for beginning teachers.
Launch Into Teaching
A successful school district-based model for teacher induction (and preparing instructional coaches) available nationwide.
Offers resources for learning Chinese language and culture, including online courses for K-12 students and adults and programs that prepare and place Chinese language teachers in U.S. classrooms.
Institute for the Study of Youth Sports
Nationally known for research that helps athletes, coaches and parents understand how to maximize the benefits of youth sports and physical activity. Also offers continuing education credits for K-12 faculty coaches across the country.
Provides opportunities for K-12 educators in mid-Michigan to collaborate with international students and scholars at Michigan State University