Department of Teacher Education and Administration
Department of Teacher Education and Administration

The Department of Teacher Education and Administration focuses on the preparation of highly competent educators, researchers, and administrators.

Department of Teacher Education and Administration

The University of North Texas has prepared educators since its founding in 1890.

Department of Teacher Education and Administration

Courses provide philosophical, psychological, and sociological backgrounds to support educational decision-making.

Department of Teacher Education and Administration

Educational Leadership faculty develop leaders for schools and school districts who promote social equity, excellence, and engaged learning and teaching.

Department of Teacher Education and Administration

Preparing Tomorrow's Educators and Scholars

"Each year our district will recruit and select approximately 200 teachers. The first place we look is the University of North Texas... The graduates from UNT are the epitome of professional educators."

Dr. Jamie Wilson
Superintendent, Denton Independent School District

The Department of Teacher Education and Administration seeks to improve educational practice through the generation of knowledge and to prepare education professionals who serve all students in an effective, inclusive, and equitable manner. Its focus is on the preparation of highly competent educators, researchers, and administrators who employ current theory and research as they fill these important roles. The department also provides service to educational institutions, governmental agencies, and practitioners at all levels.