Emerging Level II BTAP2

MTDS Emerging II (BTAP 2)

This program offers continued support for early career teachers, and to celebrate the completion of a successful first year of teaching, Emerging II begins with a statewide kick-off event featuring Mike Rutherford, author of The Artisan Teacher!  Emerging II is part of the Missouri Teacher Development System (mo-mtds.net) and is open to any teacher who has completed a Beginning Teacher Assistance Program in Missouri. 

This opportunity provides:

  • access to experts - State Kick-off event with Mike Rutherford, author of The Artisan Teacher
  • on-demand learning, including Mike Rutherford's MTDS series.
  • consultant support
  • networking with other teachers 
  • competency-based programming 


Emerging II emphasizes the following MTDS Competencies

Designs lesson variations to (a) content; (b) process; (c) product; and/or (d) environment based on *analysis of student needs.

Plans formal and informal *assessment strategies and *documentation structures to check and record understanding of lesson targets during instruction.

Participates in a *community of practice to share evidence of effectiveness and progress towards curricular goals, plan curricular revisions, and discuss meeting student needs.

Click Here to Register for Emerging Level II

Click Here to Register for Emerging Level II Statewide meeting with Mike Rutherford