ERIC Number: ED160580
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
The Knowledge Base for the Preparation of Education Personnel. Yearbook 1978, Volume 1.
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, Washington, DC.
Key speeches presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) in Chicago, Illinois, March 1978 are reprinted in this yearbook. The basic theme of the conference was a critical examination of the significant features of a growing knowledge base underlying education personnel preparation. Four speeches are reproduced on the following topics: (1) the education of the educating professions, educational history and an overview of the future; (2) the future of the AACTE and its role on the national scene; (3) AACTE and the realities of teacher education; and (4) educational research, its goals and impact. Included in this publication are reports on current activities of groups set up to provide intensive followup of major program segments ("Strands"); articles of incorporation and bylaws; and a listing of the AACTE Distinguished Achievement Awards. (JD)
Descriptors: Educational Problems, Educational Research, Higher Education, Professional Associations, Teacher Education, Teacher Educator Education, Teacher Improvement, Trend Analysis
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, 1 Dupont Circle NW, Room 610, Washington, C.C. 20036 ($5.00)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, Washington, DC.