ERIC Number: ED062278
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Standards for State Approval of Teacher Education.
National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification.
This document offers minimum standards for state approval of teacher education programs. The document intends to upgrade the quality of education in institutions engaging in teacher education and to promote a greater degree of uniformity in accreditation procedures among the states. The four sections of the book deal with 1) procedures for accreditation with subsections including authority, autonomy, common practices, other agencies, procedural arrangement, and a list of approved majors; 2) organization and administration of teacher education with subsections including purposes, organization, functional policies, student personnel and participation, faculty, facilities, and instructional materials; 3) curriculum principles and standards including curriculum development, advanced programs for teachers, and specific programs for supervisory, administrative, and service specialization personnel. An appendix includes recommendation procedures for the development of state lists of approved programs. (MJM)
Descriptors: Accreditation (Institutions), Educational Administration, State Standards, Teacher Education, Teacher Education Curriculum, Teacher Education Programs
Utah State Board of Education, Division of Teacher Personnel, 1400 University Club Bldg., Salt Lake City, Utah 84111. Checks payable to NASDTEC ($1.50; 10 or more $1.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification.