July 2020: On behalf of the Ed-Fi community, we are pleased to announce the release of TPDM v0.8.

About the Teacher Preparation Data Model

The Teacher Preparation Data Model (TPDM) is an Extension of the Ed-Fi Unifying Data Model created to fill the nationwide need for storing data on a teacher’s full career. The full-career lifecycle runs from pre-enrollment activities, enrollment in a teacher preparation program, program activities and participation, though program participants' K–12 student outcomes.