Eastern Michigan University
College of Education at Eastern Michigan University
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About the College
 
Awards & Recognitions

2000 to Present

  2007 Eastern Michigan University, the No. 1 producer of educators in the nation, received an "Exemplary" grade from the Michigan Department of Education. Eastern's Teacher-Preparation Program earned a 66 out of 70 possible points; tying EMU for third place in the state.
  2004 The Michigan State Board of Education recognized Eastern Michigan University for its extensive inclusion in the U.S. News and World Report book Becoming a Teacher. Eastern was honored by Superintendent Tom Watson and the Board of Education for being an example of an outstanding teacher preparation program.

1990-1999

  1992 Christa McAuliffe Showcase for Excellence (The Use of Multicultural Literature to Develop Cultural Awareness and Reading and Writing Skills), American Association of State Colleges and Universities.
  1991 Distinguished Program in Teacher Education (CITE), Association of Teacher Educators.
    Silver Award, Council for Advancement and Support of Education.

1980-1989

  1989 EMU was cited for ten innovative teacher education programs in Those Who Can (American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, 1989).
  1987 Distinguished Achievement Award in Teacher Education, American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education.
    Christa McAuliffe Showcase for Excellence (Commission on Creative Strategies to Solve the Educator Crisis), American Association of State Colleges and Universities.
  1986 Distinguished Program in Teacher Education, Association of Teacher Educators.
    Exemplary Staff Development Program Which Serves as a Model for the Nation's Schools, American Association of School Administrators.
  1985 Showcase for Excellence (Pre-service Elementary Teacher Education Program in Science), American Association of State Colleges and Universities.
    Showcase for Excellence (Staff Development for School Improvement Program), American Association of State Colleges and Universities.
    Exemplary Science Program, National Science Teachers Association.
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