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Undergraduate Resources

Teacher Education Program Handbook

Specialization Program Information

Teacher Education Practicum Manual

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Shepherd University Code of Conduct for Teacher Candidates in the Field

PRAXIS Information

Juncture 1 Form

Juncture 2 Form

Computer Competence Form

Elvira Allison, Ph.D.
Acting Dean of Education
Department Education Chair

LeAnn Johnson, Ph.D.
Director of Teacher Education

Graduate Programs

Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction

Master of Arts in Teaching

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Richard Stevens, Ph.D.
Acting Dean of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education

Georgiann Toole, Ph.D.
Coordinator of the Master of Arts in Teaching Program
Coordinator of the Master of Curriculum and Instruction Program


The Shepherd University Department of Education is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.


In the spring of 2011, Shepherd University’s Teacher Education Program passed the NCATE/ WVDE accreditation review with no reported deficiencies and received full accreditation.  Shepherd University is proud of this notable achievement. Please go to the website below to examine the standards by which we were judged for our accreditation review.

Please visit our website devoted to making public the information provided to the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation for our 2017-2018 accreditation review and site visit.  The information located here includes a variety of data relevant to our teacher preparation program.  Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation Review Website

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