Education program celebrates centennial, preps students for the modern classroom

“Rewarding.”

“Tough.”

These are some of the words education professors at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire use to describe the teaching field — as well as the process of becoming ready for it. UW-Eau Claire’s education program, the first program at the university, celebrated their centennial last week with pomp, circumstance and some meaningful moments. Amid student teaching, EdTPAs, budget cuts and recruiting, we talked with professors and a program student to see how the education program at UW-Eau Claire has changed over the past few years.

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