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Working with children at the Infant Language Project

  • Academic Support Program Inspiring Renaissance Educators (ASPIRE) supports access for members of underrepresented groups to University of Delaware degree programs, with an emphasis on preparing students for careers as teachers and educators.  By supporting a network of pre-college peer educators and student academic leaders, ASPIRE members nurture an interest in teaching and other careers in education.
  • The Education Resource Center (ERC) provides preschool through grade 12 curriculum resources and related services for the preparation and professional development of educators in support of national and Delaware content and performance standards.
  • The Office of Clinical Studies is responsible for the field-based component of all teacher education programs at the University of Delaware.  It provides assistance in securing field placements and ensures the placement is a valuable experience for the student.
  • Teacher Education supports all professional education programs at the University by providing current information for teacher  certification requirements, professional education program information, financial aide opportunities, and job placement.  The office also compiles information required to ensure continued certification of all professional education programs.
  • The University Council for Teacher Education (UCTE), a university-wide governing body, has primary organizing, coordinating, and unifying responsibility for the preparation of teachers and other professional education personnel.



  • 200 Academy Street · University of Delaware · Newark, DE 19716
    Phone: 1-877- UD-TEACH
    Fax: 302-831-2708