• Podcast: Ed Prep Programs Addressing Teacher Shortage

  • This episode of Education Talk Radio spotlights the work of three educator preparation programs combating teacher shortages. Host Larry Jacobs talks with AACTE member deans Kim Metcalf from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas (UNLV), Patricia McHatton from the University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV), and Marcia Burrell from the State University of New York-Oswego (SUNY-Oswego) as well as Rod Lucero from AACTE. Teacher shortages are plaguing many states and districts around the country, particularly in high-need fields and low-income schools. In addition to school-centered problems such as high teacher turnover and persistent gaps in the diversity [more]