1. MACTE will assist in unifying the various constituencies by acting as a clearing house for communication of ideas and information relevant to educator preparation.
  2. Align MACTE membership by developing clear statements, based on evidence and professional consensus, about educator preparation in five areas: standards, curriculum, assessment, accountability, and who belongs in the profession.
  3. Establish and maintain a credible voice in state and federal policy making, advocating for high quality in student learning in Missouri.
  4. Strengthen Missouri Higher Education Institution programs and build their capacity to prepare educators who can teach every child effectively.
  5. Increase the diversity of education candidates and improve Missouri programs’ curriculum to ensure that all educators can serve diverse learners.
Missouri Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (MACTE) is an affiliate of the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE). The views expressed on this website are the views of MACTE.