ERIC Number: ED440934
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Sep
Pre-Service Teacher Education Initial Accreditation Handbook, 1999/2000. Third Edition.
Ontario College of Teachers, Toronto.
This handbook forms the guideline for Ontario facilities of education as they prepare for accreditation reviews in the spring of 2000. The handbook also helps members of the accreditation panels with their work at individual pilot sites. The 8 parts are: (1) "Introduction"; (2) "Standards of Practice for the Teaching Profession and the Ethical Standards for the Teaching Profession"; (3) "Internal Appraisal"; (4) "Teacher Education Advisory Committee for Pre-Service Teacher Education Programs"; (5) "Documents"; (6) "The Accreditation Panel"; (7) "On-Site Panel Visit"; (8) "The Accreditation Recommendation and Follow-Up Procedures for a Pre-Service Teacher Education Program Award"; (9) "Appeal Procedures"; and (10) "Disclosure of Accreditation Results." Seven appendixes include excerpts from the education legislation; exhibits room guideline; Accreditation Panel's schedule (a sample outline); the Accreditation Report outline; statistical forms to accompany documents; glossary of terms; and resource documents. (SM)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Accreditation (Institutions), Educational Legislation, Elementary Secondary Education, Faculty Development, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Institutional Evaluation, Preservice Teacher Education, Quality Control, Self Evaluation (Groups), State Standards, Teacher Competencies, Teaching Skills
Ontario College of Teachers, 121 Bloor Street East, 6th Floor, Toronto, Ontario M4W 3M5, Canada. Tel: 416-961-8800; Tel: 888-534-2222 (Toll-Free); Fax: 416-961-8822.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Ontario College of Teachers, Toronto.
Identifiers - Location: Canada