The University of Wyoming College of Education's use of technology in preparing future teachers is gaining national attention.
Charles Ksir, College of Education dean, and assistant professor Guy Westhoff showcased the university's program at the National Conference on Teacher Quality in Washington, D.C., Jan. 10-11.
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, the conference brought together teams of education leaders from around the country to create plans for teacher education in their communities.
Wyoming's use of technology was driven largely by necessity, Ksir said. College of Education majors benefit from early experiences in an actual...