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The Teachers College Services, Resources + Centers

Providing you the information + services to prepare for your career within K-12 schools

Services, Resources + Centers

At ESU, you will learn from professors who know the unique challenges and successes you can find as an educator. In addition to your classes taught by people who have been in K-12 classrooms, you’ll get observation hours and student teaching opportunities, so you have a wide range of experience before you enter the workforce.

Visit the links below to learn more about the resources available as an education major at Emporia State University.

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Education Majors Forms + Resources

Explore forms and resources for Education majors.

Forms + Resources
The Teachers College student teaching at elementary school

Mentor + Cooperating Teacher

Provides direct experiences by inviting the teacher candidate into their classroom.

Mentor + Cooperating Teacher Resources
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Whether it is a week-long residential camp for middle school girls or a high school math competition, ESU offers several STEM opportunities for K-12 students as well as educators who want to provide improved instruction in STEM.

Children in the Center for Early Childhood Education

Pre-service teacher resources

Resources for teachers that are pre-service.

Pre-service teacher resources

Explore The Teachers College Centers

The Testing Center

ESU's Testing Center is certified by ETS to deliver ETS-sponsored tests, including TOEFL, Praxis, and many others. The testing facility is secure, using the same secure transmissions.

Resource + Outreach Center

The Teachers College Resource and Outreach Center (TROC) provides support for the educational needs of The Teachers College faculty, students, and staff through the lending of instructional-related materials, the demonstration of technology equipment, and the service of on-site and virtual outreach.

The Teachers College Literacy Center

The Teachers College Literacy Center's vision is “All Kansans Can Read” and its mission is to “serve Kansans with support in literacy from birth through adulthood."

Great Plains Center for National Certification

The Great Plains Center for National Teacher Certification at Emporia State University offers a program of professional development at no cost for teachers in Kansas going through the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) assessment process.

Explore Services + Programs within The Teachers College

Corky’s Career Closet

Corky's Career Closet

The Teachers College provides a career closet full of professional clothes to help you nail your interview.

Corky's Career Closet
2022 KS Future Teacher Academy work

Kansas Future Teacher Academy

The Kansas Future Teacher Academy at Emporia State University has graduated more than 1,200 high school students over more than 30 years.

Kansas Future Teacher Academy

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Campus Box 4036

1 Kellogg Circle

Emporia, KS 66801