On September 26th, GSE Dean James J. Hennessy, Ph.D., served as a expert panelist at Leading Minds: Challenging Conversations in Public Education conference Ready to Teach: Preparing New Teachers for the Classroom. The conference was held in Baltimore Maryland, and was hosted by the Baltimore Curriculum Project and Loyola University Maryland School of Education.
The panelists explored the following questions and more:
- Are teacher colleges preparing teachers for the classroom?
- How effective are alternative teacher certification programs?
- How can K-12 schools and schools of education ensure that new teachers are prepared and supported as they transition into the classroom?
Click here to read more about the event, organizers and panelists.