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The BranchED portal is designed to support both teacher educators and PK-12 partners in their professional development. Whether you’re seeking information on a particular topic, looking to take an online course, or to stay current with our evolving library of resources, we’ve got something for you.

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Preparing Inclusive Educators: Open Educational Resources E-Book

For: Higher Education Faculty

BranchED sponsored this course textbook for use alongside modules developed by our core community members. The goal of the text and corresponding modules was to increase access to education resources while also growing the creation of knowledge inclusive instruction by and for MSI communities.

Workshop: Introduction to Translanguaging in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Classrooms

For: Higher Education Faculty, PK-12 Administrator, PK-12 Teacher

This recorded workshop and accompanying slide deck unpack the theoretical understandings of translanguaging and related topics such as language acquisition and bilingual education. They also provide hands-on activities and resources for reflection and practice.

BranchED Framework for the Quality Preparation of Educators: A Diagnostic Tool Focused on Early Literacy

For: Higher Education Administrator, Higher Education Faculty, PK-12 Administrator

This asset-based early literacy diagnostic tool allows for Educator Preparation Providers to evaluate and reflect on their current level of literacy performance. It aligns to the BranchED Framework for Quality of Preparation of Educators and essential early literacy research, concepts, and skills.

BranchED Signature Framework: Principle Briefs

For: Higher Education Administrator, Higher Education Faculty, PK-12 Administrator

Each brief visits one of the design principles to ensure continued relevance to quality educator preparation and provide additional information on each based on the literature.

State Data Resource Guide

For: Higher Education Administrator, Higher Education Faculty, PK-12 Administrator

The State Data Resource Guide will provide teacher preparation programs (TPPs) with links to relevant education data on at three levels: state, national, and TPP. The Resource Guide includes links to data for states served by BranchED and will be updated as new sources become available.

Just Like Me: Teachers of Color in Action Workshop Video

For: Higher Education Faculty, PK-12 Teacher, Teacher Candidate

In this workshop, we discuss the use of videos as instructional tools within coursework/professional development with pre- and in-service teachers to promote evidence-based practices modeled by highly effective Teachers of Color. Presenters include the process of creating the video library and more.

BranchED seeks to support individual educator preparation programs (EPPs) and the field at large in reimagining and redefining “quality” preparation programs such that attention to issues of diversity and equity are explicit, embedded, and inextricably linked to high-quality performance.

The Resource Portal was created to support our community by providing resources such as instructional materials, online modules, podcasts, practice-based learning opportunities, research briefs, teaching video library, tool/toolkit, and webinars.

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