Military Affiliation and Educator Preparation

With hundreds of new enrollments each year, education and teacher preparation has historically been and remains amongst the most popular fields for military-connected individuals. Transitioning Veterans, Active duty service members, and dependents continuously take formal steps toward becoming a teacher. As educator preparation programs commit to addressing national staffing shortages with innovation and creativity, many do so in close proximity to military installations and a pipeline of service-minded individuals.  This TAG aims to highlight longstanding connections between the military and education as well as cultivate new opportunities between the two.

Interested in joining this TAG? Request access.

For more information, contact:
Clay Smith, Ed.D.
East Carolina University
smithclay@ecu.edu

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