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Study Indicates Teacher Training Important for Quality Pre-K

Study Indicates Teacher Training Important for Quality Pre-K

apple on the desk school classroom 1428611-mA Houston-based nonprofit education program recently published a year-long study looking at an early literacy teacher training program.

Neuhaus Education Center’s project focused on workshops for HISD teachers in order to improve classroom instruction.

Marybeth Flachbart, President & CEO of Neuhaus Education Center, tells us more about what the study says regarding the importance of training teachers to prepare kids for literacy as early as pre-K.

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Michael HagertyMichael Hagerty is the Senior Producer for Houston Matters. He has a degree in journalism from Abilene Christian University and has served as news director for NPR and PBS stations around Texas and The West, including: KUNR-FM in Reno, Nev.; KNPB-TV in Reno, Nev.; and KWBU-TV/FM in Waco, Texas. He got his start on the air as a college student hosting Morning Edition at KACU-FM in Abilene, Texas. A native of the Chicago area and an avid Cubs fan, Michael spent four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.View all posts by Michael Hagerty →