Education Week Published urban teachers CEO Letter to the Editor

Education Week published Urban Teachers, formerly named Urban Teacher Center (UTC), Jennifer Green's Letter to the Editor in response to a recent Teacher Beat blog post. In her letter, "Urban Classroom Experience Key to Student-Teacher Retention," Green stresses the importance of clinical preparation to retain highly effective teachers in urban schools. She says: "If we really want great teachers to remain in low-income schools, we must set them up for success. We must place them in these environments when they are learning to teach and equip them with the skills needed to teach diverse classrooms." Click here to read the full Letter to the Editor.