Blackboard Integrates NCATE Teacher Preparation Standards with Blackboard Learn

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Blackboard Inc. and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), the nation’s leading accrediting organization for teacher education providers, today announced that the organizations have made NCATE’s standards for teacher preparation available directly in Blackboard Learn™, the company’s flagship learning management system (LMS). The integration, available now, makes Blackboard Learn the first and only major LMS to incorporate the standards.

Recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education as the accrediting body for schools, colleges and departments of education, NCATE sets rigorous national standards for preparing teachers and other school professionals for the classroom.

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