Student Learning Outcomes

Missouri Teaching Standards (PDF)  convey the expectations of performance for professional teachers in Missouri. The standards are based on teaching theory indicating that graduates become effective teachers who:

  • Are caring, reflective practitioners and lifelong learners.
  • Continuously develop knowledge and skills.
  • Supply good professional judgment and use the Missouri Standards for the Preparation of Educators to inform and improve their own practice.
  • Mature and strengthen their skills throughout their career.