ERIC Number: ED220456
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Mar-5
Reference Count: 0
Teacher Development: Accountability of the Professional Educator. Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Teacher Education (15th, Provo, Utah, March 5, 1982).
Association of Teacher Educators, Salt Lake City. Utah Unit.; Utah State Board of Education, Salt Lake City.
The proceedings of a conference which focused on accountability in teacher education are supplied in this document. Accountability procedures, such as competency requirements, are examined in a keynote speech by John D. McNeil of the University of California at Los Angeles. Other speakers who offered position papers on accountability were: (1) Vaughn L. Hall, Utah Deputy State Superintendent; (2) Daryl J. McCarty, Executive Secretary of the Utah Education Association; (3) Richard V. Jones, Dean of the School of Education at Weber State College; (4) Gayle Judd, President of of the Utah Congress of Parents and Teachers, Inc.; and (5) Norman H. Bangerter, Speaker of the House of Representatives. The acceptance speech by Oral L. Ballam, designated Utah Teacher of the Year for 1982, is included. A list of conference participants is appended. (FG)
Descriptors: Accountability, Competency Based Teacher Education, Educational Assessment, Educational Responsibility, Elementary School Teachers, Schools of Education, Secondary School Teachers, State Standards, Teacher Education, Teacher Educators, Teacher Effectiveness, Teacher Responsibility, Teaching Skills
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Teacher Educators, Salt Lake City. Utah Unit.; Utah State Board of Education, Salt Lake City.