Join Regional Educational Laboratory Midwest and the Michigan Department of Education for “A Well-Prepared Teacher: Aligning K–12 and Higher Education Expectations,”an in-person event focused on aligning expectations for new teachers between K–12 and educator preparation institutions.

The event will cover existing research on new teacher competencies, information about high-leverage practices, and examples from educator preparation institutions and K–12 schools and districts in Michigan working together to prepare novice teachers for success. Attendees will hear from a panel of higher education representatives, including Hope College, Central Michigan University, and Northern Michigan University and principals from their partner K–12 schools.

For questions or additional information, please contact Marguerite Huber by telephone at (312)-288-7646 or by e-mail at