Teacher Preparation Opportunities

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    Teacher Preparation Opportunities

    Denver Public Schools has partnered with several traditional and non-traditional teacher preparation programs to offer a wide variety of teacher pathways to help you find the best fit to become a successful teacher. 

    No matter which route you take, you can choose from several programs at local institutions that will prepare you to become a teacher.

    What to Look For in a Teacher Preparation Program:

    A quality teacher preparation program will integrate recent research, theory and best practices to meet the educational needs of school districts. It will also provide a curriculum that recognizes the:

    • Multicultural composition of the population served.
    • Centrality of standards-based education.
    • Role of schools in society.
    • Importance of existing knowledge about teaching and learning.
    • Role of technology in instruction.