ERIC Number: ED238589
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Teacher Education Quality Initiatives Widespread.
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, Washington, DC.
Changes made by 41 institutions of higher education to improve the quality of teacher education are briefly reported in this news release, as examples of responses to the need to improve educational quality. In general, institutions are raising standards, changing their programs, offering faculty and staff development activities, developing programs with faculty from other academic disciplines on campus, extending the clinical component, infusing research findings into the program, and investigating how to attract better students. (RH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, Washington, DC.