CSU teacher preparation is focused on success for all students.
The Department of Educator and Leadership Programs serves the entire CSU system. We support campuses in achieving equity and excellence in educator preparation.
The Deans of CSU colleges and schools of education embrace a set of signature pedagogies for teacher preparation. We want every program graduate to have the knowledge, skills and classroom experience to:
Campuses throughout the system are adopting the principles and methods of improvement science to continually elevate the quality of our teacher preparation programs.
Learn about the CSU’s commitment and practices to advance equity in education through teacher preparation.
See how CSU campuses are applying improvement science to continuously improve teacher preparation.
Read about improvement science in practice on CSU campuses in this publication from SRI International and WestEd.
Read the Educator Preparation and Public School Programs’
Innovations in Educator Preparation March 2018 Report.
View our complete vision and mission
statement, including our core values.