NIET offers an exclusive portal to help prepare a pipeline of the next generation of effective educators. NIET PREP, the Portal for Raising Educator Preparation, is a subscription-based interactive web tool that provides access to professional development, training, and certification resources to enhance instruction and observation of aspiring teachers.
The portal houses resources to extend aspiring teachers' understanding of effective instruction, as well as models of providing impactful instructional feedback to support supervisors and cooperating mentor teachers with their role in developing aspiring teachers.
Key NIET PREP features are:
- Customized tools for aspiring teachers, including the NIET Aspiring Teacher Rubric.
- Resource Library, with classroom lessons along with scores and evidence designed to improve performance on the rubric indicators.
- Interactive and self-paced training modules that can be used to enhance teaching practices, the observation process, and coaching practices.