ERIC Number: ED304411
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Christa McAuliffe Showcase for Excellence. Developing Models to Enhance the Teaching Profession.
American Association of State Colleges and Universities, Washington, DC.
The award-winning programs of five teacher education institutions are described in this monograph: (1) Developing More Innovative Curricula in Teacher Preparation Programs; (2) Strengthening Relationships with Local School Districts; (3) Building and Sustaining New Strategies for Involving the Entire University in Teacher Education Programs and Enhancing the Institutional Climate for Teaching and Learning; (4) Creating New Strategies for Ensuring the Quality of Graduates in the Field of Education; and (5) Discovering New Ways of Attracting Minority Youth to Enter the Teaching Profession. Information is provided about whom to contact for additional information on the programs and a listing is included of other programs that were nominated for awards, with names and telephone numbers of persons to contact as well as abstracts that briefly describe the programs. (JD)
Descriptors: College School Cooperation, Demonstration Programs, Higher Education, Instructional Improvement, Minority Group Teachers, Organizational Climate, Preservice Teacher Education, Student Recruitment, Teacher Education Curriculum
American Association of State Colleges and Universities, One Dupont Circle/Suite 700, Washington, DC 20036-1192 ($5.00).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of State Colleges and Universities, Washington, DC.