ERIC Number: ED060239
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Law No. 79 of 28 August 1969 Relative to the Association of Teaching Professions.
United Arab Republic.
This document is an English-language abstract (approximately 1,500 words) which describes the law establishing the General Association of Teaching Professions in the UAR. Its membership is composed of all persons who are or have been engaged in the field of education. Its activities are integrated into the political framework of the Arab Socialist Union, and its headquarters are in Cairo. Branches of the Association exist on every level and category of educational activity. To raise the standard of the teaching profession and to safeguard its prestige are important objectives of the Association; another is to fully cooperate with the Arab Teachers' Association throughout the Arab world. A primary goal of the Association is to participate in the planning and development of teaching methods and curricula. Members are required to take an oath of allegiance to honor the Association's rules and regulations. The document describes the administrative procedures to be followed for the terms of office, the derivation of income, the frequency of meetings, and the qualifications for membership. (Author/GDB)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Administration, Educational Legislation, Educational Planning, Professional Associations, Professional Recognition, Standards, Teacher Participation
Available in CEAS Abstract Series No. 1-4 (ED 060 227)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Arab Republic.
Identifiers: General Association of Teaching Professions; United Arab Republic