Gov. John Bel Edwards announced the Louisiana Economic Development grant during an event Friday that celebrated Waitr’s new downtown headquarters.
The College of Education at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette is scheduled for a Fall 2004 accreditation review by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.
Federal regulations require that accrediting agencies allow for public comment on the qualifications of institutions or programs under consideration for first accreditation or continuing accreditation.
Both NCATE and UL Lafayette recognizes graduates, parents, schools and community organizations have valuable perspectives on the quality of the programs that prepare teachers and other school personnel. Interested parties are invited to submit written testimony on the College of Education to: Board of Examiners, NCATE, 2010 Massachusetts Avenue NW Suite 500, Washington D.C. 20063-1023. Submissions can also be made via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of professional education programs offered by UL Lafayette and should specify the respondent’s relationship, if any, to the university.
Copies of all correspondence received will be sent to UL Lafayette for comment prior to the review. No anonymous testimony will be considered.