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Educator Preparation

Educator Preparation Domains

DESE has organized Educator Preparation Program Approval expectations into six thematic categories, called Domains, under which similar criteria Download Word Document can be grouped together.

 

The domains are: The Organization, Partnerships, Continuous Improvement, The Candidate, Field-Based Experiences, and Instruction. Criteria in each domain are derived directly from the Program Approval Standards and are designed to distill high-level concepts into a set of concrete, actionable criteria.

 

The resources and guidance related to each domain are included here and are updated periodically.

Last Updated: June 26, 2020

 
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