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Approval of Educator Preparation Programs


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126-114-1 General.

126-114-2 Summary.

126-114-3 Purpose.

126-114-4 Authority of WVBE.

126-114-5 Defintions.

126-114-6 Professional Educator Preparation Program (EPP) Requirements: Teacher Clinical Partnerships.

126-114-7 Alternative Preparation Program Requirements.

126-114-8 Teacher-in-Residence (TIR) Programs.

126-114-9 Professional Educator Preparation Program (EPP) Requirements: Student Support and Administration.

126-114-10 Additional Program Requirements.

126-114-11 Authorization and Accreditation Requirements.

126-114-12 Education Preparation Program (EPP) Approval Process.

126-114-13 Educator Preparation Program Review Board (EPPRB).

126-114-14 Procedures for Initiating a New Content Specialization (Educator Preparation Program (EPP) of Study).

126-114-15 Procedures for WVBE Approval for a Revised Educator Preparation Program (EPP) of Study.

126-114-16 Procedures for WVBE Approval of a New Educator Preparation Program (EPP) Provider Not Currently Approved to Offer Educator Preparation Programs (EPPs) of Study Leading to Licensure.

126-114-17 Procedures for Initiating and Evaluating a Pilot Program.

126-114-18 Educator Preparation Program Approval (EPP) Waiver.

126-114-19 Technical Assistance.

126-114-20 Federal Monitoring.

126-114-21 Severability.

Appendix A West Virginia Teacher Residency Model

Appendix B Approved Standards for Program Development and for Completion of West Virginia Approved Programs Leading to West Virginia Licensure

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Please direct all comments to:

Jodi Oliveto, Coordinator
Educator Development and Support Services
West Virginia Department of Education
Capitol Building 6, Room 243
1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East
Charleston, West Virginia 25305-0330
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Telephone No.: 304.558.3119