ERIC Number: ED080519
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
AFT-QuEST Consortium Yearbook. Proceedings of the AFT-QuEST Consortium (April 22-26, 1973).
American Federation of Teachers, Washington, DC.
This document is a report on the proceedings of the 1973 American Federation of Teachers-Quality Educational Standards in Teaching (AFT-QuEST) consortium sponsored by the AFT. Included in this document are the texts of speeches and outlines of workshops and iscussions. The document is divided into the following sections: goals, major proposals, QuEST forums, international advisory reports, special interest group reports, status reports, submitted papers, QuEST songs '73, and future programs. An outline of consortium activities is included. Among topics considered at the consortium were the following: Christopher Jencks' book "On Inequality," the National Institute of Edication and its effect on teachers, the federal government and education, teacher evaluation, and the role of business and industry in education. (JA)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Consortia, Educational Problems, Educational Programs, Educational Trends, Teacher Education, Teacher Evaluation
American Federation of Teachers, AFL-CIO, 1012 14th St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20005 (Item 575-3, $1.50)
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Authoring Institution: American Federation of Teachers, Washington, DC.