Preparing future teachers for success helps drive the success of the students they will teach
[caption id="attachment_63323" align="alignleft" width="150"] Gardner-Webb University began delivering its new online curriculum using Teachscape’s professional learning system in fall 2013.[/caption]
When the state of North Carolina dramatically reduced textbook funding, yet decided it would implement the Common Core State Standards, our School of Education at Gardner-Webb University decided to fast-track a program to make all teacher preparation courses textbook-free.
We did this with the goal of preparing our students for the environment they would experience when they enter...