TEACH-NOW Graduate School of Education Performance Data

General Information

Name of Institution: TEACH-NOW Graduate School of Education
Address: 1701 K Street, NW, Suite #250 Washington, DC 20006

Year Founded: 2011 First Accredited: January 2017

CEO/President: Emily Feistritzer, Ph.D.

Accreditation Accreditation(s) and Agency Email Contact Information

Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)

1101 17th Street NW, Suite 808

Washington, DC 20036

202-234-5100

Contact: Nan Bayster Ridgeway, [email protected]

Distance Education Disclosure


State Approval and E-mail Contact Information

Office of the State Superintendent of Education in the District of Columbia (OSSE)

Higher Education Licensure Commission (HELC)

Angela Lee, [email protected]

Office of the State Superintendent of Education in the District of Columbia (OSSE)

Joelle Lastica, [email protected]


State of Arizona Department of Education

Effective Teachers and Leaders

Daise Robledo, [email protected]

Participation in Funding Programs (G.I. Bill, DANTES, Title IV, etc.)

US Department of Veterans Affairs

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Mission & Description
Institution Mission Statement
The TEACH-NOW Graduate School of Education seeks to equip, enable, and empower tomorrow’s teachers for tomorrow’s students in tomorrow’s world using a globally accessible, activity-based, collaborative learning model.
Areas of Special Focus
Description of Institution
The TEACH-NOW Graduate School of Education offers a globally accessible, activity- based, collaborative learning program designed to equip, enable, and empower tomorrow’s teachers for tomorrow’s students in tomorrow’s world.
Student Demographic Profile
Courses/Programs/Degrees
Average Program Tuition/Cost per credit hour
Success Indicators
Completion/Graduation Rate for ALL Programs/Courses
Name of Program Date of Sample Number of Graduates Graduation Rate*
TEACH-NOW Teacher Preparation Certificate Program 6/19/19 2748 88%*
Master’s in Education Degree with Teacher Preparation 6/19/19 210 89%
Master’s in Education Degree with Globalization and Research Emphases 6/19/19 5 71%

*This rate is based on the percentage of candidates who were enrolled in the program in 2016-17 and were still candidates or had graduated by August 31, 2017.

Satisfaction of Completers as Reported in the Spring 2017 Alumni Survey
Survey Questions
Did you achieve the goals you had when you started the TEACH-NOW program? 96% reported Yes
Would you recommend the TEACH-NOW preparation program to others? 99% reported Yes
Overall, how satisfied are you with the TEACH-NOW program? 99% responded Good, Very Good, or Excellent
Other Disclosures of Outcomes
Graduate Success in:
Percentage of program completers seeking licensure who obtain a teaching license: 99.5%

Graduates actually teaching after completing Teacher Preparation Program: 82%

Average Praxis CORE and PLT Scores of Program Candidates
Test # Test Name TEACH-NOW Average Scaled Score State Passing Score
5622 Principles of Learning & Teaching: K-6 177 160
5623 Principles of Learning & Teaching: 5-9 176 160
5624 Principles of Learning & Teaching: 7-12 179 157