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The Washington Association of Colleges for Teacher Education provides leadership on issues related to professional education, with primary focus on teacher education. WACTE promotes effective public policy regarding professional education, enhances and improves professional education programs at member institutions, and enhances the professional effectiveness of members.

WACTE Teacher Shortage Response

The Washington Supreme Court is holding the state in contempt for failing to submit a plan showing how the state would fulfill its “paramount duty”...

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Capacity Survey Synopsis now available. 

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There appears to be some capacity to prepare additional teacher candidates in Washington’s teacher preparation programs, and further capacity could be created if additional resources—teacher and supervisor salaries, mentors, placement opportunities, and other resources—were made available.

The Washington Association of Colleges for Teacher Education surveyed its members between May 23 and June 10, 2016....

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