West Virginia - Professional Program Standards and Requirements: Educator Preparation Policy

Area: 
Educator Preparation Policy
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

In order to be approved, all programs must address three components: preprofessional skills, content specialization, and professional education.

Body: 

6.1 Program Components. - All teacher preparation programs, at both undergraduate and graduate levels, shall consist of three (3) components; preprofessional skills, content specialization, and professional education. The three (3) components, including the associated educational technology knowledge and skills, are necessary to satisfy WVBE- approved program requirements.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
04/18/2016