CAEP advances excellence in educator preparation through evidence-based accreditation that assures quality and supports continuous improvement to strengthen P-12 student learning.
With the July 1 de facto consolidation of NCATE and TEAC into CAEP as the new accrediting body for educator preparation, please visit http://caepnet.org for general information. For those engaged in legacy NCATE and TEAC accreditation visits, the more detailed information will remain on these respective sites for the time being. Look for the launch of the comprehensive new CAEP website in the fall!
2013 Fall CAEP Conference
Discover what works in the field of educator preparation -- join your colleagues at the 2013 Fall CAEP Conference, September 19-21, in Arlington, Virginia.
First CAEP Annual Report to the Public
View the first CAEP Annual Report to the public, the states, policymakers, and the education profession, containing information about accreditation decisions and the role and vision of CAEP as the new accreditor for educator preparation.
CAEP Commission Comes to Consensus on New Standards
Today, the CAEP Commission on Standards and Performance Reporting agreed on consensus recommendations to submit to the CAEP Board of Directors for consideration at its summer meeting. The consensus came after careful consideration of public comment and full Commission deliberation. As Commissioners indicated their support of the report as a whole, several took time to comment favorably on the process and inclusivity that allowed such a diverse group of Commissioners to arrive at consensus, as well as noting the import of the moment and the unique role accreditation plays in demanding high expectations of one's own field. Read more...