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Ohio Deans Compact Quarterly Meeting June 2019

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Compact News & Notes

8th Annual Statewide Conference

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January 13-15, 2021
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Compact Core Team Position Statement Against Racial and Social Injustice

At this historic moment, the Ohio Deans Compact stands with the Black community and social-justice allies in the fight against racism. We pledge action to interrupt systemic racism in all its forms and to speak out against the historical and persistent devaluing of Black lives.

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The Ohio Deans Compact awards incentive grants through a competitive request for application (RFA) process open to Ohio institutions of higher education. With the aim of better preparing educators to more effectively improve results for learners with diverse needs, two incentive grant priority areas call for the innovative redesign of educator preparation programs: Priority 1 focuses on merged/blended teacher preparation program development; and 2) Priority 2 involves educational leadership preparation redesign.

In 2013, an initial round of grants was awarded under Priority 1 to support the development of dual licensure models of preparation. Two years later, the Compact provided a second round of awards in this priority area, allowing institutions to adopt or adapt one of the dual licensure models developed through the initial round of incentive grant work. Dual licensure models have been designed at the undergraduate and graduate levels to result in candidates who are eligible to receive both a general education content area credential and an intervention specialist credential within already established time frames. 

The work of institutions funded in 2015 through Priority 2 involves the incorporation of course content related to collaborative and inclusive practices in educational leadership preparation programs, or the overhaul of an administrator preparation program to foster inclusive instructional leadership practice within the credit-hour constraints of the current traditional program.

More information about the institutions engaged in Priority 1 & 2 Incentive Grant efforts appears below.

Steve Kroeger's Comic Strip About Developing a Dual Licensure Program: It's No Joke!


Compact News & Notes

8th Annual Statewide Conference

Save the Date

January 13-15, 2021
Virtual Conference

Learn more


Compact Core Team Position Statement Against Racial and Social Injustice

At this historic moment, the Ohio Deans Compact stands with the Black community and social-justice allies in the fight against racism. We pledge action to interrupt systemic racism in all its forms and to speak out against the historical and persistent devaluing of Black lives.

Read Our Full Pledge Here

~ Ohio Deans Compact ~

Improving the capacity of teacher education, educational leadership, and related services personnel preparation programs in Ohio to better prepare educators to effectively teach and support every child through collaborative inquiry, meaningful partnership, and collective action.