ERIC Number: ED100801
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Aug-14
Reference Count: 0
Standards for [Alabama] State Approval of Teacher Education.
Alabama State Dept. of Education, Montgomery.
This document presents standards developed by the Alabama State Department of Education for reviewing continuing teacher training programs. General directions for visiting review teams, the function of the team, and the format of the team report are provided as an introduction. Chapter 1 describes procedures for program approval in teacher training institutions. Chapter 2 covers the organizational, administrative, and operational divisions that support a teacher education program and outlines procedures for requesting approval for an experimental or innovative teacher education program. Chapters 3 and 4 deal with curriculum principles and standards for basic and advanced programs. Chapter 3 focuses on the standards for the programs of postbaccalaureate study, including advanced study for classroom teachers, administrators, supervisors, and other educational specialists. In reviewing these programs, the appropriateness and the academic and professional quality of instruction of all courses are the main concern. (PD)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alabama State Dept. of Education, Montgomery.