ERIC Number: ED104106
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-May-15
Reference Count: 0
Toward the Development of a Computer-Assisted Teacher Training System (CATTS). Technical Report 7.2.
Semmel, Melvyn I.
Described is a prototype computer assisted teacher training system (CATTS) to provide continuous immediate feedback to teacher trainees. The importance of immediate feedback in teacher education is discussed. Advantages of CATTS are explained to include the adoption of a broad spectrum of observable teacher and pupil behaviors, and the rapid cumulative storage and retrieval of all training sessions. Preliminary support for the efficacy of CATTS as a training tool for teachers of the educable retarded is reported. (CL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Indiana Univ., Bloomington. Center for Innovation in Teaching the Handicapped.