Teacher Quality Partnership Program


Discretionary/Competitive Grants

Teacher Quality Partnership (TQP)

The purpose of the Teacher Quality Partnership (TQP) program is to improve student achievement; improve the quality of prospective and new teachers by improving the preparation of prospective teachers and enhancing professional development activities for new teachers; hold teacher preparation programs at institutions of higher education (IHEs) accountable for preparing teachers who meet applicable State certification and licensure requirements; and recruit highly qualified individuals, including minorities and individuals from other occupations, into the teaching force.

Contact Information

  • Mia Howerton, Program Manager
    Teacher Quality Partnership Program
    U.S. Department of Education, OESE
    400 Maryland Ave SW
    Washington D.C. 20202