ERIC Number: ED178534
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Teacher Education and Certification: State Actions in the South. Including... 1979 Legislative Developments. Recommendations for State Plans.
Stoltz, Robert E.
A variety of approaches taken by five Southern states toward the improvement of teacher education programs are described. Particular attention is paid to the establishment of new standards for teacher certification. The use and misuse of testing devices in student teacher evaluation is discussed, and a case is made for the development of a comprehensive educational program involving school principals and other administrators in the preparation and evaluation processes. The state programs discussed are those of Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Louisiana. (LH)
Descriptors: Administrator Role, Competence, Educational Improvement, Educational Responsibility, State Legislation, Student Teaching, Teacher Certification, Teacher Education, Test Interpretation
Southern Regional Education Board, 130 Sixth Street, N.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30313 ($1.50)
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Southern Regional Education Board, Atlanta, GA.