ERIC Number: ED109113
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Jul-31
Reference Count: 0
Evaluating the Teacher Center Pilots: The Third Annual Report, 1974-1975. Volume 4, The Texas Center for the Improvement of Educational Systems.
Steinmetz, Andres; And Others
This three-part report evaluates the progress of the Texas Center for the Improvement of Educational Systems (TCIES), and examines the nature and extent of collaboration at each of five Local Cooperative Teacher Education Centers (LCTECs) in Texas. Part 1 discusses the development and operation of the Texas Center from July 1971 through December 1974. Part 2 focuses on collaboration at the following LTEC sites: San Antonio, Dallas, West Texas, Houston, and Fort Worth. This section includes descriptions of the centers and survey procedures. Part 3 presents the findings of the study. A set of topics on collaborative activities is presented and each LCTEC is discussed separately in relation to that subject. Topics include the following: (a) goals; (b) bylaws and organizational structure; (c) meetings: number, attendance and purpose; (d) executive resources and roles; (e) funds; (f) physical facilities; (g) selection, tenure, orientation, and resources of members; (h) roles of partners; (i) activities; (j) leadership; (k) linkages; (l) effects; (m) summary and implications based on LCTEC site interviews; (n) additional insights based on interviews with TCIES Executive Committee members; and (o) general remarks. (JS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Virginia Univ., Charlottesville. Evaluation Research Center.
Note: For related documents, see SP 009 359-361