Education Preparation Council
Review and monitor the SOE Teacher Education program and ensure the quality of its graduates.
The EPC systematically reviews and evaluates admissions requirements for undergraduate and graduate programs leading to state certification. The EPC may make recommendations to the Dean of Education regarding admissions requirements.
The EPC explores a variety of ways to recruit and retain a diverse student body in teacher education both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The EPC may make recommendations to the Dean of Education regarding the recruitment and retention of students.
The EPC may conduct systematic reviews and evaluations of existing professional education program for the purpose of suggesting deletions and/or additions of new courses or program areas.
Membership on the Education Preparation Council shall include faculty from the department of Teacher Education, Department of Leadership & Counselor Education, administrators and teachers from local schools and districts.