Partnership Teach

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

The East Carolina University College of Education has established Partnership Teach. Through collaboration and innovation, the partnership focuses on preparing teachers who will help meet the demand for well-trained professionals in the classrooms of North Carolina and beyond. Partnership East provides degree completion programs in elementary education, middle grades education and special education. Participants must complete a portion of their studies at a North Carolina community college prior to enrolling in Partnership Teach.

Partnership Teach is a collaborative effort between East Carolina University and NC Community Colleges. Students begin at any NC Community College and transfer to ECU to complete the remainder of their teaching degree through online instruction. Students are placed in public school classrooms in or near their home communities throughout the model. A full-time internship in a public school classroom is required in the senior year for all students.