Department of Education
UT teachers ranked highest in the state
(FLDOE Impact Report, 2010-2011)
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Teachers graduating from all Department of Education initial teacher education programs are engaged, proactive professionals, prepared to create compelling, active learning environments, suited to education in the 21st century. Graduates develop skills that enable the creation of caring and ‘learning-rich’ communities in which success and retention are maximized.
The department has developed a vibrant culture that emphasizes responsiveness to, and valuing for, human diversity and intercultural understanding. The department works collaboratively with future teachers, local educators, community members, alumni and students to establish and facilitate a relevant, appropriate teacher education program. Courses offer extensive experience working with children, adolescents and young adults in a wide-range of school settings.
For more information and requirements about Florida's Teacher Preparation Programs, students can visit the Florida Department of Education.
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