Cincinnati Public Schools-Miami University partnership helps train future teachers
CPS and Miami's TEACh program expands, addressing teacher shortage, fostering diversity, and supporting aspiring educators.
Spectrum News 1
OCT. 26, 2022
By Camri Nelson
Cincinnati Public Schools and Miami University's TEACh Cincinnati program, designed to address the teacher shortage and increase diversity among educators, is expanding. A recent study highlights the $700 billion needed nationwide to offset academic setbacks due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with the TEACh program providing academic, social, and financial support for students pursuing teaching careers, aiming to fill the teacher shortage and enhance diversity in education. Teri’ana Joyner, a program graduate now at Miami University, emphasizes the importance of having teachers who represent diverse backgrounds to inspire students and address the shortage of educators who look like her.