Welcome to the Department of Education at Meredith College
Welcome to the Department of Education
NCATE/NCDPI website at Meredith College.
The teacher education program at Meredith
College demonstrates the best qualities
of an effective program:
collaboration, collegiality, and
commitment to teacher education.
Our mission is to prepare educators with
the knowledge, skills and values to
teach all students. With a foundation in
the liberal arts, Meredith College
students are transformed by a rigorous
education that fosters leadership,
promotes reflective practice and
cultivates passion for learning and the
art of teaching. We develop teachers who
embrace their significant role in a
The outstanding teacher education programs at Meredith build on our rich history in teacher education while concentrating on the needs of contemporary society. The Department of Education at Meredith College is committed to developing teachers who are ready to address modern day issues such as culturally diverse classrooms, at-risk students, and the effective use of technology. Our program graduates know the importance of understanding content, demonstrating leadership, making relevant connections to their students, continuous assessment, and reflection. With education a leading issue in the state of North Carolina and the nation, the teacher education program at Meredith is committed to developing effective teachers who can work in collaboration with other educational stakeholders to problem-solve in P-12 school settings.
Meredith College embraced technology and its importance with the adoption of the Meredith Technology Initiative (MTI). The Department of Education is reflecting this commitment to technology by having our NCATE institutional report, the North Carolina specialty area reports, and as much evidence as possible online. Websites with two (2) asterisks** are restricted and detailed instructions for accessing the information will be given to you during your visit.