A r c h i v e d I n f o r m a t i o n
Strategies for Improving Teacher Quality
Student Achievement and School Accountability Conference
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Advantages of Alternative Certification
- People coming into teaching through alternative routes tend to be older, people of color, more men, have academic degrees other than education, and have experiences in other occupations.
- Early data from several states indicate that individuals entering teaching through alternative routes have higher retention rates than those entering from traditional college based programs.