ERIC Number: EJ198721
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Oct
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Some Prescriptions for Improving Teacher Education: Abraham Flexner Assisting.
Dejnozka, Edward L.
Peabody Journal of Education, v56 n1 p45-49 Oct 1978
Six of Abraham Flexner's proposals for improving medical education in the early twentieth century are applied to modern teacher education. These include closing some schools, improving admission requirements, recruiting faculty, identifying instructional methods best suited to specific skills, insuring adequate funding, and insuring that teacher education programs are knowledge based. (JMF)
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