ERIC Number: ED027264
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968
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A Report of the Nineteenth Annual Kansas College Conference and Teacher Education and Professional Standards Conference on Teacher Education; An Examination of Standards and Evaluative Criteria for the Accreditation of Teacher Education.
Kansas Advisory Council on Education, Topeka.; Kansas State Teachers Association, Topeka.; Kansas State Dept. of Public Instruction, Topeka.
The major portion of this report consists of speeches examining the work of a committee appointed by The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) in 1966 to propose standards and evaluative criteria for the accreditation of teacher education. Speeches presented include: "NCATE Faces the 1970's" by Rolf W. Larson, director, National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education; "Professional Accreditation of Programs in Teacher Education" by Edwin P. Adkins, associate vice president for research and program development, Temple University; "A Reaction for the Kansas Teacher Education and Professional Standards Commission" by Daryl E. Berry, state consultant, National Commission on Teacher Education Professional Standards; "A Reaction for the State Colleges and Universities" by J.D. McComas, dean, College of Education, Kansas State University; "A Reaction for the Council of Church-Related Colleges" by B.A. Gessner, dean of the college, Baker University; "A Reaction for Kansas School Administrators" by Alvin E. Morris, superintendent of schools, Wichita, Kansas; "A Reaction for Kansas Teachers" by Jessie Nichol, president, Kansas State Teachers Association; and "Summary Statement of Kansas College Conference and Teacher Education and Professional Standards Conference on Teacher Education" by Edward C. Pomeroy, executive secretary, AACTE. Also included are the ideas and reactions to the proceedings of 14 discussion groups composed of teachers, administrators, and professors. (SM)
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Authoring Institution: Kansas Advisory Council on Education, Topeka.; Kansas State Teachers Association, Topeka.; Kansas State Dept. of Public Instruction, Topeka.
Identifiers - Location: Kansas