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Educator Preparation Office

The Educator Preparation Office collaborates with educator preparation academic programs, placement sites, and state and federal agencies. We work to ensure a successful educator preparation experience for each student. These School-Collaborations help to ensure a successful educator preparation experience for each student that meets certification requirements and state, regional, and national accreditation standards.

Enrolled Students come to the office for resources on program progression and the Decision Points, testing support and registration, application materials, and certification information.

The Educator Preparation Office also supports and has resources for our Cooperating Professionals.


The current Licensure Officers are:

Dr. Tanya Sturtz, Director of Educator Preparation, (603) 358-2913

Emily McGuiness, Compliance and Licensure Coordinator, (603) 358-2753

The Educator Preparation Office Staff consists of:

Emily McGuiness, Educator Preparation Compliance and Licensure Coordinator

Focuses on educator preparation testing (resources, support, and registration) and licensure (data, information, and support) requirements. Focuses on overseeing the KSC’s state and national processes and policies related to student progression and Tk20 clinical placement assessment support.

TBD, Educator Preparation Placement and Partnership Coordinator

Focuses on the clinical experience in our educator preparation programs, including building partnerships and clinical placements in our area schools.

Theresa Adams, Administrative Assistant

Focuses on Admission to Educator Preparation processes, Standardized test registration support, cooperating professional payment processes, and administrative support for the state criminal background check process.

Come visit the office to get your questions answered or to get resources or contact KSC Educator Preparation Faculty for specific program questions.

Office Location and Hours

The Educator Preparation Office is located in Rhodes Hall, N123 and N128. Educator Preparation Office is open from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. You can contact the Educator Preparation Office at 603-358-2286 or email

Learn more about the Educator Preparation Staff and KSC Educator Preparation Faculty and please contact with questions.

Contact Educator Preparation

To learn more about Educator Preparation Programs at Keene State College, please contact the Educator Preparation Office or Education Program Faculty.

Educator Preparation Office
Rhodes Hall, N123 and N128
229 Main Street

Keene, New Hampshire 03435