ERIC Number: ED207980
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
A Manual of Procedures for Approving Illinois Teacher Education Institutions and Programs. Revised Edition, 1980.
Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield.
This manual sets forth the standards, criteria, and procedures used in the process of recognizing teacher education institutions and approving teacher education programs in Illinois. Section one provides a description of the recognition and approval process, while section two presents the standards for institutional recognition and the criteria for program approval to be used in assessing new and continuing institutions and programs. Eligibility and standards for consortium approval are also described in section two. Section three outlines the procedures for institutions wishing to be recognized as teacher education institutions. Section four is applicable to institutions seeking approval of an amended or new program and to institutions entering into new programs under a consortium arrangement. The final section describes the periodic review process for teacher education institutions in Illinois. (JD)
Descriptors: Accreditation (Institutions), Compliance (Legal), Evaluation Criteria, Higher Education, Institutional Evaluation, Preservice Teacher Education, Program Evaluation, Program Implementation, Program Validation, Schools of Education, State Departments of Education, State Standards, Teacher Certification
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield.