ERIC Number: ED291244
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Certification of Language Educators in the United States. Educational Report Series.
Requirements for the certification of teachers of English as a second language, bilingual education, and foreign languages are examined in the context of the general national emphasis on reevaluating teacher education and certification programs and procedures in the United States. The report includes: (1) information on terms commonly used in reference to certification, the various certification models, recent trends and themes in teacher certification (notably, alternative certification and testing), and trends in teacher education; (2) state-by-state summaries of language teacher certification procedures; and (3) a chart showing specific key certification information for each state. A bibliography is also included. (MSE)
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: California Univ., Los Angeles. Center for Language Education and Research.