Bioscience

NAUTeach aims to increase teachers of science and math in Arizona

July 25, 2008

By Flinn Foundation

NAUTeach at Northern Arizona University is an undergraduate certification program for secondary science and mathematics teachers.  It’s modeled after the UTeach program designed at the University of Texas at Austin.  The UTeach model results in increased student recruitment and improved teacher retention upon graduation.  The goal for Arizona: To increase secondary science teacher graduates from 25 to 45 per year and secondary mathematics teacher graduates from 8 to 15 per year.  For complete details, download the NAUTeach Fact Sheet.