The Delaware Center for Teacher Education (DCTE) within the College of Education and Human Development provides support services for students and faculty in 28 educator preparation programs at the University of Delaware. These undergraduate and graduate programs are located in six of the seven colleges across campus. DCTE is the home of the Education Resource Center, Office of Certification and Accreditation, Office of Clinical Studies, and Alternative Routes to Certification.
- Collaborative Grant Program to Promote Equity in Teacher EducationOctober 17, 2017
Grants are available to University of Delaware faculty and instructional staff members to support research and scholarly activities designed to promote equity in teacher education. The deadline to apply for the 2018 grants is 5 p.m., Monday, Nov. 6. Read More
- Wilson Receives Spencer Grant to Improve Assessment of Students’ Writing SkillsOctober 14, 2017
Joshua Wilson, assistant professor in the University of Delaware’s School of Education (SOE), has studied how computer software could be used to evaluate and improve student writing, and his research continues to garner national attention. This fall, he received a two-year research grant from the Spencer Foundation in support of his work to develop new writing evaluation algorithms for automated essay-scoring systems (AES) designed to improve writing skills of K-12 students. Read More