The Department aims to improve instruction in the Commonwealth by supporting educators through every stage of their career, with educator preparation acting as a critical foundation for the beginning of that career. The goal of educator preparation programs is to ensure that candidates have the necessary knowledge and skills to be effective educators. Below are resources and links related to the knowledge and skills required to be an effective educator.
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Last Updated: July 9, 2020
Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
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