About the Partnership


Edvention Partners is a federally funded Teacher Quality Partnership grant that is an innovative collaborative that brings together three institutions of higher education (IHE)

California State University Bakersfield (CSUB), California State University Monterey Bay (CSUMB), and California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo (Cal Poly) and two K-12 partners – Kern County Superintendent of Schools and Tulare County Office of Education – in the central region of California to address the diverse needs of schools, teachers,and students within a large geographical, primarily rural, area. With a focus on science and math the partnership has a bold vision for teacher education reform that includes unique approaches for the preparation and induction of new teachers.