ERIC Number: ED052399
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Exceptional Children Conference Papers: Pre and Inservice Teacher Preparation.
Council for Exceptional Children, Arlington, VA.
Eight papers concerning pre and inservice teacher preparation treat such topics as a behavioral approach to conducting and evaluating inservice training, the development and analysis of criterion in the evaluation of teacher preparation and certification, and group processes and personal interrelationships as they support humanistic education. Also discussed are activities and implications of inservice training in the Northern Virginia Title III (ESEA) Diagnostic and Resource Teacher Program, basic principles of behavior modification for teachers, a taxonomy of variables for training teachers in special education, motivation of teachers and efforts of the Cleveland Public Schools help teachers become fully operative, and the nature and educational needs of the crippled and other health impaired (COHI) population and implications for teacher preparation in the COHI area. (KW)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Arlington, VA.
Note: Papers presented at the Annual International Convention of the Council for Exceptional Children (49th, Miami Beach, Florida, April 18-24, 1971)