ERIC Number: ED424206
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Educator Preparation in Colorado Report, No. 25. A Summary of Annual Reports Submitted by Colorado Educator Preparation Institutions for the Period August 31, 1996 through September 1, 1997.
Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver. Office of Professional Services.
The Rules for the Administration of the Educator Licensing Act of 1991 requires Colorado institutions of higher education approved to provide educator preparation programs submit annual reports to the Colorado Department of Education. The reports are intended to facilitate communication between the institutions and the Department of Education and to inform the Colorado State Board of Education about current developments in educator preparation in the state. The data in this report were submitted by Colorado deans of education and indicate the number of education students recommended for licensure and endorsements during the 1996-97 school year. Additional information has been provided concerning implementation of new program standards. Information on the 16 institutions of higher education includes number of students recommended for licensure and endorsements; endorsement area; and Colorado teacher education graduates from 1972-82, 1982-94, and 1994-96. For each institution, the report discusses supportive or adverse developments on the campus that affected the institution's educator preparation program; actions taken to correct deficiencies or improve conditions identified as needing attention during site visits or through correspondence; and progress made toward meeting the new endorsement standards in several areas: Early Childhood Education, English, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Linguistically Different Education, Special Service areas, Professional Education, School Principals, and School Administrators. (SM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver. Office of Professional Services.
Identifiers - Location: Colorado