Fall 2014 — MACTE Congress Highlights

 Profession Ready:  Impacting the Narrative

Teacher Educators from around the state met in Plymouth, MN to share research, consider policy, and renew their work, while braving the sleet and ice of a Minnesota fall.

Congress Program

Fall Congress Program 2014

Presenter's materials

Staiger, L. Approaches to Working with Partners
Pickles, R. edTPA–Fall congress 2014

We Were Inspired


Attendees heard from award winning panelists who discussed what it means to be "profession-ready"

Panelists:  Kate Maguire, Superintendent, Osseo School District; Rebecca Simenson, Principal, Litchfield Middle School; Thomas Rademacher, Teacher FAIR School, West Metro Education Program; Jean WeisClough, Principal, Avon Elementary, Albany, MN


We Were Challenged


Education Minnesota President Denise Specht urged us to recommit and strengthen learning and teaching for all children.

We Celebrated our Community


President Kitty Foord recognized Senator Kevin Dahle for his support of children and their teachers. Senator Dahle is a “Friend of MACTE”



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