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Education Program Snapshot: Teacher Preparation Portfolio

May 1, 2020

Recognizing teachers as the single most important contributor to student achievement, the S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation invests in high-quality preparation to enhance the skills of new educators as they build practices aligned to California's academic standards.

The S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation envisions children and youth developing the knowledge, skills, and character to explore and understand the world around them, growing into caring, informed, and productive adults. This snapshot, prepared as the Foundation nears conclusion in 2020, documents essential aspects of the Education Program's teacher preparation portfolio.