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School of Education receives great news on accreditation

March 02, 2010  |  Mitzi Bible

There was a party of sorts at Liberty University’s School of Education today, as news circulated that the school was one step closer to receiving full accreditation from the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

“NCATE is the gold standard of teacher education,” said Dr. Karen Parker, dean of the School of Education.

NCATE is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation as a professional accrediting body for teacher preparation. NCATE determines which schools, colleges and departments of education meet rigorous national standards in preparing teachers and other school specialists ...

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