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ERIC Number: ED012243
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1963
Pages: 30
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
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GUIDELINES FOR SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS IN THE PREPARATION PROGRAM OF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHERS.
VIALL, WILLIAM P.; AND OTHERS
GUIDELINES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS FOR THE PREPARATION OF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHERS OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS ARE PRESENTED. THEY ARE THE RESULTS OF A SERIES OF CONFERENCES THAT INCLUDED ELEMENTARY, HIGH SCHOOL, AND COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY TEACHERS AS WELL AS ADMINISTRATORS, SCIENTISTS, MATHEMATICIANS, AND REPRESENTATIVES OF GOVERNMENT, INDUSTRY, AND OTHER ASSOCIATIONS AND GROUPS. IT IS SUGGESTED THAT THE GUIDELINES BE USED BY INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION AND STATE EDUCATION AGENCIES IN DEVELOPING AND IMPROVING EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS. MAJOR ASPECTS OF THE CURRICULUM CONSIDERED IN THE GUIDELINES INCLUDE--(1) THE ROLE OF THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AND SOCIETY, (2) GENERAL EDUCATION, (3) SUBJECT-MATTER ACHIEVEMENT AND INQUIRY TRAINING, (4) BREADTH OF PREPARATION IN SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS, (6) PROFESSIONAL LABORATORY EXPERIENCES AND THE QUALIFICATIONS OF COOPERATING TEACHERS, (7) DEPTH OF STUDY IN SUBJECT AREAS, (8) 5TH- AND 6TH-YEAR TEACHER EDUCATION PROGRAMS, AND (9) INSERVICE EDUCATION. DETAILED EXPLANATIONS OF EACH GUIDELINE ARE INCLUDED. THIS DOCUMENT IS ALSO AVAILABLE AS AAAS MISCELLANEOUS PUBLICATION 63-7 FROM NASDTEC-AAAS STUDIES, 1515 MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE, N.W., WASHINGTON, D.C. 20005, AT NO COST. (AG)
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Authoring Institution: American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC.; National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification.
Identifiers: DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA