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ERIC Number: EJ1092775
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Pages: 14
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1047-8485
Urban Teacher Preparation Academy: Preparing Urban Teachers through a Collaborative Partnership
Nelson, R. Michael; Duke, Bryan L.; Hutchens, Karyn; Machell, James
Metropolitan Universities, v25 n2 p42-55 2014
The Urban Teacher Preparation Academy was developed through a collaborative partnership between the University of Central Oklahoma and the Oklahoma City Public Schools. The goal of the program is to develop effective teachers for urban schools. The development and maintenance of the partnership is discussed through the lens of interorganizational collaboration. The teacher retention rate for the program is above the national norm, and teachers demonstrate many of the characteristics of effective teachers.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Oklahoma
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A