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Webster University’s Department of Teacher Education is a supportive and inclusive community of educator-scholars committed to providing our students with transformative experiences that impact life-long learning. Our programs cultivate and assess dispositions and professional behaviors related to candidate’ academic engagement and integrity; fairness and respect toward others; commitment to high expectations and support for all learners and demonstrated professional communication and behavior.

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Webster Awarded $124,000 STEM Educator Grant

Department of Teacher Education

The National Science Foundation awarded Webster University with a $124,454 Noyce capacity-building grant. The title of this project is “Laying the Groundwork for Dual-degree Pathways for Educating STEM Teachers Bound for Success,” or Webster Educating STEM Teachers Bound for Success (WESTbound Success).

The Noyce program “provides funding to institutions of higher education to provide scholarships, stipends and programmatic support to recruit and prepare STEM majors and professionals to become K-12 teachers.”

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