WELCOME to the TECSCU Website!


 You are cordially invited to attend the

TECSCU & TRG 2017 Joint Fall Conference

"A Changing World: Opportunities and Critical Practices!"

Come together with other education deans, directors, associate deans, and other teacher educators from state colleges and universities across the country for our annual joint fall conference. 

  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 October 7-9 2017

The Westin Philadelphia


 Conference Registration Information

Registration Rates

Registration provides all conference materials, meals, reception, and break refreshments. Spouse/guest fee provides all meals, reception and break refreshments. Conference begins Saturday evening, October 7 and concludes Monday afternoon, October 9, 2017.

  • TECSCU/TRG members: $385
  • PreK-12 Educators: $150
  • Spouse/Guest: $85
  • Non-Members: $450

Online registration will close September 27, 2017! After this date, please register onsite.

Hotel Reservations

Hotel reservations at the Westin Philadelphia in historic downtown Philadelphia can be made  or by calling 1-888-627-8153. Please reference the TECSCU/TRG Joint Fall 2017 Conference. 

Hotel reservations were due by September 16, 2017 to receive the reduced rate, but click on this link to find hotels nearby the Westin.  

Our host institution, West Chester University, encourages attendees and guests to enjoy the many activities and sights that are within walking distance from the Westin Philadelphia! Bring your family and friends to enjoy this beautiful historic city!


Upcoming TECSCU Executive Board Meeting:

Executive board meeting at the TECSCU/TRG 2017 Joint Fall Conference, Philadelphia PA, Saturday 11:00 am October 7, 2017



TECSCU Mission Statement

To advance and enhance high quality educator preparation within comprehensive public colleges and universities

TECSCU, a dean-alike group affiliated with AACTE, is a distinct national voice on matters of importance to educator preparation programs at comprehensive public colleges and universities.