The Education Department of Roanoke College and a rotation of area schools have established a partnership to strengthen PreK-12 education and to enhance the preparation of pre-service teachers.
Roanoke College and Partner Schools focus on:
- Clinical Experience and Work
- Professional Development
- Curriculum Development
Goals of the partnership
- Roanoke College and Partner Schools, through clinical experiences and professional development, will share a commitment to the preparation and continual education of quality teachers.
- Roanoke College and Partner Schools will share a commitment to the development and implementation of curriculum, including pedagogy, content, process, and product.
- Roanoke College and Partner Schools will impact their shared educational community through voluntary and professional service acts.
“Having this opportunity to plan and implement lessons for a year has been a real benefit,” says Musgrove. “I know that the kids have also benefited – how could you not from learning about another culture?”