ERIC Number: ED455716
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
Bears' Guide to the Best Education Degrees by Distance Learning: A Guide to Over 350 Accredited Distance-Learning Degree and Credential Programs for the Aspiring Teacher and Working Educator.
Bear, John; Bear, Mariah; Head, Tom; Nixon, Thomas
This guide describes distance learning opportunities for aspiring teachers and working educators. It contains more than 350 profiles of fully accredited distance-learning degree and credential programs and provides information on meeting teacher licensing requirements. The chapters are: (1) "Teachers, Learners, and the Spaces between Them"; (2) "For Aspiring Teachers Who Wish To Complete a Bachelor's Degree"; (3) "Earning a Teaching Credential by Distance Learning"; (4) "Earning a Master's in Education by Distance Learning"; (5) "Earning a Certificate or Specialist Degree by Distance Learning"; and (6) "Earning a Doctorate in Education by Distance Learning." Six appendixes contain information about teacher licensing, checking accreditation, and how to find advice or bend the rules and an annotated bibliography of 28 sources. (SLD)
Descriptors: Degrees (Academic), Distance Education, Educational Administration, Higher Education, Program Descriptions, Teacher Certification, Teacher Education
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
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