Many states and districts face significant challenges ensuring that all students have access to a high-quality and diverse teacher workforce. To strengthen teacher preparation and support for new teachers, browse this collection of resources from the Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) network. We have included research, strategies, and tools related to teacher preparation, mentoring and residency programs, certification and licensure, Grow Your Own programs, and more.
See the REL Program’s COVID-19 Evidence-Based Resources for strategies and guidance related to teaching and learning during the pandemic, including teacher preparation.
To learn more about building a diverse education workforce, see our blog post for actions that states, districts, and schools can take to increase teacher diversity.
Visit the following webpages to learn more about REL partnerships focused on or related to strengthening teacher preparation, including works in progress, resources, and events: