Electronic Resources for Interested Applicants
National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, created in 1987 in response to A Nation Prepared: Teachers for the 21st Century, created “5 Core Propositions” and teaching standards by content area.
ISEA: resources including evaluation for initial license; Iowa Teaching Standards, etc.
Center for Teaching Quality: eBlast. Up-to-date happenings in teacher preparation around the nation.
(Light Education’s) Teacher Support Network (new teacher advice, shared stories, articles, best practice, helpful strategies, must reads)
Larry Ferlazzo blog (ELL, ESL, and EFL)
Wiki site of “Digitally Speaking” for interactions—digital and voice
Cesa 5 Math-Science: excellent teaching tools for math and science, secondary
Create your own wiki and/or collaborate with others of same interests (free)
Alternate route intern teachers may post requests for specific classroom materials; donors can contribute the requested items.