The Teacher Education Committee oversees applications of candidates to the teacher education/licensure program and serves as the major decision-making body regarding the policies and procedures of the program. The Committee is comprised of Carleton faculty, Carleton students, and regional professionals who represent the interests of the larger educational community.

2023-24 Committee Membership


  • Deborah Appleman [ex officio] [Chair and Convener]
  • Bob Carlson (2)
  • Jessica Leiman (2)
  • Nikki Melville (1)
  • Elizabeth Leer (St Olaf Faculty)


  • Tonja Clay


  • None

Regional Education Professionals

  • Laura Kay Allen
  • Eric Swan McDonald