What Teacher Prep Programs Can Learn About Equity From Teaching in the Least Diverse State in the U.S.

How do you prepare teacher candidates to address issues of equity when they’re learning to teach in Maine—the least diverse state in the U.S.? 

"Especially around issues of equity, the attention in research and in practice teacher prep has been focused on urban areas. I think we're getting more attention turned to rural areas." —Dr. Rebecca Buchanan #TeacherPrep
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According to Dr. Rebeccca Buchanan, Assistant Professor at the University of Maine, it can be done. In fact, she believes much can be gleaned by paying attention to issues of equity in rural areas. 

So here are a few things all teacher prep programs can learn from Dr. Buchanan’s experiences. 

Addressing Equity in Rural Teacher Prep Programs 

Dr. Rebecca Buchanan, University of Maine

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