A new bi-partisan bill is being introduced in the Senate that would create the Growing Excellent Achievement Training Academies for Teachers and Principals Act


This act stands to change how both teachers and principals are trained by:


Individual states may apply for funding in similar fashion to Race to the Top


The GREAT Act is a state-based competitive grant program, and it’s up to each state whether to apply.



Framing for #ecosys chat

Q1 What is the GREAT act
Q2 What will be the consequences for traditional teacher education
Q3 Who are potential winners and losers under the GREAT act