The Educator Preparation Program Accreditation Office (EPPAO) is a resource available to the McKay School of Education and Arts and Sciences colleges that host educator preparation programs. Its primary function is to advise and support academic units on matters concerning the accreditation and state licensure of education programs on campus. The EPPAO provides trainings and maintains resources to assist faculty and school-based partners in preparing BYU students for licensure. The office provides support in compiling and submitting key reports to federal and state agencies.
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Dr. Brent W. Chowen is currently the interim Director of the Brigham Young University Education Preparation Program Accreditation Office (EPPAO). Brent comes from the McKay School of Education, where he served for 3 years as an Associate Professor in Teacher Education. Prior to arriving at BYU, he worked in the School of Education at Brigham Young University—Hawaii. In his role at BYUH, he served as a classroom professor, a clinical field supervisor, department chair, and accreditation lead for BYUH’s TEAC accreditation. Read Full Bio
Terri Summers comes to BYU after 25 successful years as an educator. She has been a classroom teacher, principal, and district administrator. Terri has a bachelor degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education, earned an English as a Second Language endorsement as well as advanced degrees in Teaching and Learning, School Leadership, and National Board Certification as a Middle Childhood Generalist. Terri loves spending time with her family. She enjoys traveling, the outdoors, quilting, reading, and crocheting. Terri has been with the Educator Preparation Program since January 2016. She loves being at BYU and is here to serve in any way she can. Read Full Bio
Kinsley Daw is from Kaysville, Utah. She enjoys hiking, doing nails, spending time with friends and going on vacations with her family. She loves going to the beach but also loves the beautiful mountains in Utah. She adores her nephew and is excited to meet her niece in October! She is currently attending Utah Valley University studying Elementary Education. Read Full Bio
Mollie is from Draper, Utah. She loves to run, be outside and listen to good music. She is also an avid rock climber and is always looking for a new place to climb. She served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in the Brazil João Pessoa Mission. Mollie is studying Genetics, Genomics, and Biotechnology, and hopes to pursue a career in the healthcare field. Read Full Bio
Rachel is from Cedar Hills Utah. She is a History Teaching Major and wants to go and teach US and World History to High School students. She returned from her mission in Independence Missouri last year. She loves Adventuring, Running, Hiking, Playing Ultimate Frisbee and doing all kinds of art.
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