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Press Release

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

CCSSO Executive Director Releases Statement on TeachStrong

Contact:Olympia Meolaolympia.meola@ccsso.org202-336-7071

Washington, D.C. (November 10, 2015) -- The Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) today announced its partnership in the TeachStrong campaign to modernize and elevate the teaching profession. CCSSO Executive Director Chris Minnich released the following statement about the effort: 

"State education chiefs are proud to join the TeachStrong campaign," Minnich said. "Every child deserves an excellent classroom teacher, and teachers deserve to be prepared on Day One for the classroom.  State chiefs believe that teachers deserve support, and we look forward to working with preparation programs to better prepare teachers for their time in the classroom."

For more information about TeachStrong, and the other partners, click here