Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

Teacher Cadets Schools & University Partners


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The Teacher Cadets Program is open to any Arkansas public or charter school, or career and technology center. The following are current participating schools and university partners.

2018-2019 Teacher Cadets Schools

Ashdown | Atkins | Augusta | Barton-Lexa | Batesville | Bentonville | Bentonville West | Bergman | Bryant | Cabot | Camden-Fairview | Cedar Ridge | Centerpoint | Clarksville | Conway | Crossett | Danville | DeQueen | Dermott | Dollarway | Drew Central | Fayetteville | Foreman | Fort Smith Southside | Fountain Lake Gosnell | Gravette | Greenbrier | Greenwood | Gurdon | Guy-Perkins | Hamburg | Hector | Helena-West Helena | Hermitage | Hope | Hot Springs | Jacksonville | 
Jonesboro |  KIPP Delta | Lafayette County | Lake Hamilton  | Little Rock Central | Little Rock J.A. Fair | Little Rock Hall | Little Rock McClellan | Little Rock Parkview | Lonoke | Magnolia | Marion | Mayflower McGehee | Mena | Mineral Springs | Monticello | Newport | North Little Rock | Paragould | Paris | Quitman | Pottsville | Poyen | Prescott | Riverview | Russellville | Sheridan | Southside (Batesville) | Spring Hill | Springdale | Springdale Har-Ber Texarkana | Star City | Stuttgart | Van Buren | Vilonia  | Warren (SEACBEC) | West Memphis | Wynne
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2018-2019 University Partners

Arkansas State University
Arkansas State University Mid-South
Arkansas Tech University
East Arkansas Community College
Henderson State University
National Park College
Northwest Arkansas Community College
Ozarka College
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas
Southeast Arkansas Community College
Southern Arkansas University
University of Arkansas (Fayetteville)
University of Arkansas at Fort Smith
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
University of Arkansas at Monticello
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville
University of Arkansas Community College at Hope
University of Arkansas Community College at Rich Mountain
University of Arkansas Community College at Stuttgart
University of Arkansas Pulaski Technical College
University of Central Arkansas
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