the Hope College Education Department!
To equip prospective teachers with the performance skills, knowledge, and dispositions needed to teach effectively and to make and implement professional decisions that prepare P-12 students for an ever-changing world.
Hope College Teacher Education Program,
is granted Accreditation by the Teacher Education Accreditation
Council (TEAC) for a period of seven years, from October 2012 to
October 2019. This accreditation certifies that the forenamed professional
education program has provided evidence that the program adheres
to TEAC's quality Principles.
Educational Technology Standards for Teachers (NETS*T)
The Education Department received the ISTE seal as one of six given
(in the nation) "in recognition of the Education Department's exemplary
models of integration of the ISTE NETS*T into their Teacher Education