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ERIC Number: ED049153
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Pages: 55
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Evaluation of Pittsburgh Teacher Corps Pre-Service Program--Fourth Cycle, June 25-August 31, 1969.
McCahon, David; And Others
Evaluation of the preservice portion (summer 1969) of the 2-year fourth cycle Teacher Corps Program at the University of Pittsburgh involved 1) determination of objectives for the preservice program; 2) literature and document search; 3) interviews with interns, instructional consultants, corps administrators and university instructors, public school personnel, and community residents; 4) observation of interns and instructional consultants in their schools and observation of the selection and screening process for interns and instructional consultants; and 5) questionnaires. The 8-week preservice program for 50 interns working with eight instructional consultants included 1 week devoted to orientation and intercultural sensitivity training; 6 weeks of student teaching, community seminar, reading and arithmetic methods seminars, and field experiences including seminars on microteaching, educational objectives, and analysis of teaching; and one week of assessment. (Included are behavioral objectives and criteria for the program with evaluation of attainment; summary evaluation of various program phases; and recommendations regarding planning, screening, intercultural training workshop, placement, program, and management.) (JS)
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Authoring Institution: Pittsburgh Univ., PA. School of Education.
Identifiers: Teacher Corps