ERIC Number: ED110446
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jul-15
Reference Count: N/A
Supporting the Learning Teacher; A Source Book for Teacher Centers.
Hapgood, Marilyn, Ed.
This book is a collection of articles which discusses and describes teacher centers in the United States and England. The articles are grouped into ten chapters, each with an introduction by the editor. The first chapter discusses the rationale for the development of teacher centers. The second chapter gives an overview of teacher centers in the United States and England. Chapter three stresses that the thinking and support of the teacher is indispensable to the success of any reform effort in education. Chapter four describes examples of inservice teacher education and teacher workshops. In chapter five the development of British teacher centers under the British Schools Council is discussed. Chapter six discusses the continuing development of British teacher centers. Chapter seven describes the Philadelphia Teacher Center and the Teachers' Active Learning Center in San Francisco. Chapter eight focuses on teacher centers as teaching resources centers. In chapter nine linking teacher centers to teacher training institutions is discussed. Finally, chapter ten discusses the possibilities for teacher centers in the United States. (RC)
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Inservice Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Institutional Cooperation, Professional Continuing Education, Resource Centers, Teacher Centers, Teacher Education, Teacher Workshops
Agathon Press, Inc., 150 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York 10011 ($10.00)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)