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CEEDAR stands for “Collaboration for Effective Educator Development, Accountability and Reform.” We help states and institutes of higher education reform their teacher and leader preparation programs, revise licensure standards to align with reforms, refine personnel evaluation systems, and realign policy structures and professional learning systems.


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provides States the opportunity to concentrate in a chosen area for improvement. We provide consultative services for a client-chosen area. Your state will also have access to our innovative Networked Improvement Community (NIC) to facilitate system-wide reform.


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