The National Center for Clinical Practice in Educator Preparation

The NCCPEP provides support to advance high-quality clinical educator preparation through capacity-building,
partnership development, and by bringing research to practice within local contexts.


The mission of The Center is to establish, sustain, and advance clinical practice in educator preparation through school, university, and community partnerships.

Our Services

We offer support and resources to institutions and programs seeking...

Coaching Services

Our experienced coaches provide personalized guidance and support to educators and programs, helping them refine their practices and unlock their full potential.

Access to PLC/Affinity Groups·

Join our Professional Learning Communities (PLCs) and Affinity Groups to connect with like-minded professionals, fostering collaboration and creating a vibrant community of learning.

Consortium Members

Our consortium members play a vital role in advancing clinical educator preparation. Together, we form a dynamic network dedicated to excellence in education.

National Networking Conference

Our National Networking Conference is a premier event where educators, researchers, and industry experts come together to exchange ideas, share innovations, and shape the future of education.

Regional Partnership Workshops

Participate in our tailored workshops designed to cultivate strong regional partnerships. These workshops provide a platform for meaningful collaboration and impactful initiatives.

Clinical Practice Visiting Team

Our experienced visiting teams offer valuable insights and constructive feedback to enhance clinical practices. Together, we strive for excellence in educator preparation.

Clinical Practice Needs Assessment Tool

Our assessment tool is a powerful resource to identify areas of growth and improvement in clinical practices. It provides valuable data to inform targeted enhancements.

Consulting Services

Leverage our team's wealth of experience through our consulting services. We provide tailored solutions to address specific needs and challenges in educator preparation.

Professional Webinar Access

Gain exclusive access to our professional webinars, where leading experts share insights, trends, and research in education. Stay at the forefront of pedagogical advancements.


Our Team

The NCCPEP have more than 40 years of Clinical Practice  Experience in Teacher Preparation. 

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Supporting Future Educators

Are you looking to better prepare future teachers?

We offer a wide range of services, including curriculum development, teacher training, and ongoing support to ensure that your graduates are equipped with the skills and knowledge they need to be successful in the classroom.

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