ERIC Number: ED298121
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Commitment to America's Children.
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, Washington, DC.
This treatise on teacher education includes priorities for higher education and agendas for the next president and Congress, governors and state legislators. A discussion is included on priorities for reform in teacher education. Progress in campus-based teacher education programs is noted in the areas of raising academic standards, applying research-based information about effective teaching, recruiting able students into teaching, and strengthening the accreditation process for teacher education programs. (JD)
Descriptors: Accreditation (Institutions), Change Strategies, Educational Change, Educational Legislation, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, Government Role, Higher Education, Minority Group Teachers, Teacher Education Programs, Teacher Motivation, Teacher Recruitment, Teaching (Occupation)
AACTE Publications, One Dupont Circle, Suite 610, Washington, DC 20036-2412 ($5.00).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, Washington, DC.