ERIC Number: ED329029
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Comprehensive System of Personnel Development, (CSPD), 1989-90 Report.
Matthews, Cherritta L.
This report describes the personnel development requirements of Public Law 94-142 (the Education for All Handicapped Children Act), Delaware's Comprehensive System of Personnel Development (CSPD), and Delaware's proposed action plan. The scope of the CSPD system is covered, including descriptions of inservice and preservice training for general and special education personnel based on an annual needs assessment, procedures to ensure that all personnel necessary to carry out the requirements of the Act are qualified, and a description of procedures for acquiring and disseminating significant information derived from research and demonstration projects. Specific sections are given to the following CSPD aspects: scope of the system; participation; annual needs assessment; inservice and preservice training plans; dissemination and adoption; and evaluation. Appended are a 1989 training needs survey, aggregate data on training priorities and sub-categorical preferences, and training priorities by program or teacher type. (Author/DB)
Descriptors: Demonstration Programs, Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Needs Assessment, Preservice Teacher Education, Special Education Teachers, Staff Development, State Programs, State Surveys, Teacher Education
Bureau of Archives and Records, Hall of Records, P.O. Box 1401, Dover, DE 19903 (microfiche).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Delaware State Dept. of Public Instruction, Dover. Exceptional Children/Special Programs Div.
Identifiers: Delaware; Education for All Handicapped Children Act
Note: Variable quality type in statistical tables and appendices.