Mentoring Teacher Program™
TEACHINGpoint course materials have been designed to be flexible and economical.This is a site for teachers, administrators and schools. It is not intended for use by students.Note: eBook review copies are available upon request to firstname.lastname@example.org. Electronic files portion of materials are PC and MAC compatibleThe Feature Description Comparison page may be helpful in your purchasing decision Also, check the purchase requirements for educators
The subject-specific Mentoring Teacher Program™ allows for email access to a subject-specific mentoring teacher.
This teacher will become your academic coach for the specific subject of your school assignment:
- Has an undergraduate major in the subject they are mentoring in
- Has a Masters in Education or a major in the subject of their mentoring
- Has taught the subject for a minimum of the most recent 5 years
- Has mastery of the subject and access to the materials you will be using
FUNDING FOR PURCHASE
TEACHINGpoint instructional support course material and Mentoring Teacher Program qualify for funding, beyond departmental budgets in most countries as professional development or instructional support materials. In the U.S., for instance, there are many sources for funding Teaching Point Instructional Support Materials and Mentoring Teacher Program in schools including but not limited to: ESSA Title I, 5–10% of which can be used for professional development, for which Teaching Point materials qualify; and Title IIa, Improving Teacher Quality State Grants, which is 100% for professional development of teachers or Title 5 Innovative Programs (speak to your School District Federal Funds Director); Carl Perkins Foundation, Tech Prep Consortia, Comprehensive School Reform Grants, Achievement Zone, Gates Foundation, RTI Funds, Workforce Development Grants, State and Federal Grant Funds, Milton Foundation, and Race to the Top, Professional Development funds; New Teacher funds; School Improvement funds; Comprehensive School Reform funding; local, state, regional or national educational foundations.