This interactive tool provides examples of programs and initiatives across the country working to improve the systems along the teacher pipeline, from recruitment and preparation to compensation and career pathways.Use the Map
The TeachStrong campaign is a movement to change the national education policy conversation and make modernizing and elevating the teaching profession the most pressing and significant education policy priority for our nation.Learn More
To ensure that all students – and especially those from low-income families – are taught by excellent teachers, we must develop policies that support teachers through all stages of their careers. Take a look at the nine principles we have established to guide this change.Our Principles
Our diverse coalition of organizations came together based on a shared understanding that a teacher's work is incredibly important and deserves to be treated as such.Meet the Partners
We believe that all students, especially those from low-income families, deserve to be taught by great teachers. To accomplish this goal, we must modernize and elevate the teaching profession. This effort will require transforming the systems and policies that support teachers throughout all stages of their careers.Learn more
Explore and share the principles that fuel our mission to modernize and elevate the teaching profession.
Identify and recruit more diverse teacher candidates with great potential to succeed, with a deliberate emphasis on diversifying the teacher workforce.
Reimagine teacher preparation to make it more rooted in classroom practice and a professional knowledge base, with universal high standards for all candidates.
Provide significantly more time, tools, and support for teachers to succeed, including through planning, collaboration, and development.
Design professional learning to better address student and teacher needs, and to foster feedback and improvement.
This diverse group of education organizations has come together to prioritize modernizing and elevating the teaching profession. Please scroll down to learn more about each organization that is a partner in TeachStrong.
Great teaching takes time – so give teachers more of it. Read how: teachstrong.org/principle-7/ #TeachStrong@