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.