Oklahoma - Professional Program Standards and Requirements: Educator Preparation Policy

Area: 
Educator Preparation Policy
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

In order to be approved, teacher preparation programs must follow the competencies listed in the attached policy.

Body: 

1. The teacher preparation system shall include , but not be limited to, the following competencies:
a. excellence in the arts and sciences ,
b. an in-depth knowledge of the subject matter to be taught,
c. the ability to identify and cultivate talent and potential in students,
d. an understanding of child and human development,
e. teaching s kills developed through a variety of learning experiences,
f. the ability to interact effectively with all students,

Adopting Authority: 
Independent Board
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
04/19/2016