Rural practicum students pose for a photo in a grassy field
MentorMT recruits and trains experienced rural Montana Teachers to deliver one-on-one mentoring, instructional guidance, and curricular support for underprepared rural teachers as they work towards licensure.

Rural Teacher Pathways

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The Rural Teacher Pathways initiative is a carefully designed curricular sequence of clinical experiences in rural schools and communities for undergraduate preservice teachers.

MT Teacher Licensure Clearinghouse

Two rural teacher candidates with young students around a table

The MT Teacher Licensure Clearinghouse provides streamlined access to the Montana coursework rural teachers need to obtain full licensure or added content endorsements from all 10 Montana teacher education programs.



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