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MA Elementary Teacher Used PrepForward to Satisfy Licensure Requirements
8.25.15 - A prospective elementary teacher used PrepForward courses to prepare for all her required MTELs and to complete her teaching licensure requirements.

PrepForward’s NC Foundations of Reading Online Teacher Licensure Prep Now Available
8.4.15 - PrepForward has released an online course to prepare prospective teachers for the new North Carolina Foundations of Reading licensing exam.

MTEL Foundations of Reading Online Preparation Available from PrepForward
6.9.15 - To further their mission of supporting teachers, PrepForward has released an online MTEL prep course to prepare teachers for the Foundations of Reading licensing exam.

The Pros and Cons of Online Courses
11.3.14 - article from Community College Review

PrepForward Announces New Online Preparation for MTEL Foundations of Reading
10.30.14 - In an effort to better support teachers in MA, PrepForward is increasing its offerings to include an MTEL Foundations of Reading course to help elementary and special education teachers with certification preparation.

New Online Preparation for North Carolina Foundations of Reading from PrepForward
10.30.14 - Aspiring educators in North Carolina can master core content for the new NC Foundations of Reading exam with self-paced courses from PrepForward.

PrepForward Joins Teach To Lead Initiative
10.29.14 - PrepForward has become an official supporter of the Teach to Lead initiative to help the development of teacher leaders across the nation.

PrepForward Awards Single Mother Scholarship to Prepare for Math Teaching
10.16.14 - A Massachusetts single mother who wants to teach middle school math is awarded PrepForward’s teacher preparation scholarship to help her become certified.

PrepForward to Speak at NC-ACTE Fall Forum on Preparing Teachers for Licensure Exams
9.16.14 - PrepForward will be sharing their knowledge of preparing preservice teachers for the MTEL certification exams, which are being adopted in North Carolina.

PrepForward Helps Bilingual Teachers on Their Road to Urban Classrooms
8.29.14 - Prospective special education teacher is awarded PrepForward’s scholarship to help her prepare for her certification exams.

PrepForward Supports Hybrid Learning for Teacher Preparation
8.26.14 - Educational institutions are using PrepForward’s self-paced, online teacher preparation courses as part of their hybrid learning programs.

Teacher Shortages Across the US
7.22.14 - Dept of Ed releases report highlighting teacher shortages in critical subjects. PrepForward offers prospective teachers support so that they can fill these gaps.

Michigan Invests in Tougher Teacher Candidate Tests
6.30.14 - Low standardized test scores for MI public school students result in funding for expedited teacher certification changes. PrepForward’s new courses will help prospective teachers with these updates.

Recent CA Court Decision May Signal an End for Teacher Tenure
6.24.14 - Following the lead of California, several state courts are considering the future of tenure, dismissal, and layoff laws. PrepForward offers online preparation courses for teachers to strengthen their skills for the classroom.

North Carolina Teachers Facing Tougher Licensing Exams
5.13.14 - Prospective elementary and special education teachers in North Carolina must now pass MTEL exams to become certified and can use PrepForward’s solutions for support.

Vietnam Veteran Awarded PrepForward’s Teacher Preparation Scholarship
4.23.14 - PrepForward has chosen a grandfather, who served in Vietnam, as the latest recipient of their teacher preparation scholarship.

PrepForward Helps U.S. Military Personnel Transitioning to Teaching
4.9.14 - The DoD Troops to Teachers program assists military veterans who want to start a new career as teachers in America’s K-12 public schools, and PrepForward announces a 50% discount for them on all courses to help with certification preparation.

Illinois Repeals TAP Test Limits
3.26.14 - New IL regulations allow future teachers unlimited attempts to pass the teacher licensing exam. PrepForward offers support so candidates can pass the TAP on their first attempt.

PrepForward Awards MA Mom Scholarship to Prepare for Special Education Teaching
2.4.14 - A MA mother, who is supporting her four children and sick husband, is awarded PrepForward’s teacher preparation scholarship to help her become certified as a special education teacher.

PrepForward’s Online Inclusion Course Approved for MA Teacher Professional Development
12.17.13 - PrepForward's self-paced inclusion course is approved by the Massachusetts Department of Education for teachers to use for professional development credit.

More Challenges Await Future Teachers
12.9.13 - PrepForward offers support as Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation approves tougher standards for teacher education programs.

Illinois Mom Awarded PrepForward’s Teacher Preparation Scholarship
10.22.13 - Financially struggling mother is now able to pursue her passion for teaching thanks to PrepForward’s scholarship.

Tougher Test for Illinois Teachers - PrepForward’s New Study Guide Offers Help
9.17.13 - The Test of Academic Proficiency is rigorous and requires careful preparation; prospective teachers can find study assistance from PrepForward.

New Scholarship Recipient Announced for PrepForward’s Teacher Preparation Program
8.20.13 - Career-changing woman with disability chosen as scholarship recipient for PrepForward’s teacher support programs.

PrepForward Has Prepared Over 5000 MA Teachers
7.30.13 - More than 5000 educators across Massachusetts have used PrepForward’s solutions to help them prepare for their teaching career.

Teacher Training Programs Fail to Prepare
6.26.13 - New study warns that teacher preparation programs are not adequately preparing teachers for the classroom. PrepForward offers these programs support to address their shortfalls.

PrepForward Partners with Team of Special Education Experts for Inclusion Course
6.5.13 - A team of experienced special education teachers and curriculum developers from across the country are working together on PrepForward’s new inclusion course.

PrepForward’s Summer Online Professional Development Courses Now Available for Teacher Registration
5.28.13 - PrepForward offers pre-service and experienced teachers opportunities for continuing education courses over the summer.

PrepForward Awards New Teacher Preparation Scholarships
5.14.13 - PrepForward grants prospective educators free access to online, self-paced, teacher preparation programs.

PrepForward’s Online Courses Help Teachers Create Inclusive Classrooms
4.24.13 - During Autism Awareness Month and as the Learning Disabilities Movement turns 50, educators must ensure they are prepared to work with students with special needs in general education classrooms.

PrepForward Helps Educators as Illinois Receives a D for Teacher Preparation
2.5.13 - The state report from a national research and policy agency shows Illinois lacks quality teacher preparation; PrepForward offers solutions for better teacher support.

New Online Course to Prepare K-6 Teachers to Work with Students with Disabilities in Inclusive Classrooms
1.29.13 - PrepForward announces development of a self-paced, online course for preparing K-6 teachers to work with students with special needs in inclusive classrooms.

Westfield State Partners with PrepForward to Benefit Massachusetts Teacher Candidates
12.5.12 - Prospective teachers can prepare for MTEL certification exams with PrepForward’s self-paced, online courses.

PrepForward Helps Teacher Candidates as Massachusetts Licensing Exams Move Online
11.15.12 - The MA Department of Education is ending paper-based exams for teacher certification exams, and prospective teachers can gain experience for the computer-based exams with PrepForward’s online preparation courses.

Massachusetts Teachers May Now Receive Professional Development Credit for PrepForward’s Online Courses
10.11.12 - PrepForward's self-paced courses have been approved by the Massachusetts Department of Education for the professional development of teachers.

New Webinar Series for Teacher Preparation and Continuing Education
9.28.12 - PrepForward introduces a series of free webinars to improve teacher preparation.

Scholarship Recipients Chosen for PrepForward’s Teacher Support Program
9.19.12 - PrepForward chooses its first group of educators to receive free access to online, self-paced, teacher preparation programs.

More States Creating Tougher Certification Standards for Teachers
8.31.12 - As legislatures make more rigorous exams and raise cut-off scores, PrepForward expands study programs to help teacher candidates nationwide.

PrepForward Expands Scholarship Program for Teacher Preparation Support
8.23.12 - PrepForward offers scholarships to educators across the US to take self-paced, online teacher preparation courses.

Scholarship Program Provides Certification Test Preparation Assistance for Illinois & Massachusetts Teacher Candidates
8.1.12 - PrepForward announces new scholarships for prospective teachers preparing for state licensing exams.

PrepForward Online Courses Approved by Illinois State Board of Education for Professional Development of Teachers
7.11.12 - Illinois educators can refresh and enhance their knowledge of core subjects with self-paced, interactive ICTSprep courses.

With the End of Conditional Passing Scores on the MTEL, PrepForward Offers Online Exam Help for Massachusetts Teacher Candidates
6.28.12 - Prospective teachers can master core content for the MTEL General Curriculum Math exam with self-paced, interactive MTELprep courses.

New Self-paced ICTS Preparation Courses for Illinois Teacher Certification Available from PrepForward
6.21.12 - Prospective educators can master core content for the new ICTS Test of Academic Proficiency with interactive ICTSprep courses from PrepForward.

Ensuring Content Mastery
6.19.12 - Guest Blog Post on EdNewsDaily by Mary Stephens - A successful educator needs a strong grasp of the content that they must teach.