ERIC Number: EJ282049
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Teaching Competence and Teacher Education in the United States.
Kerr, Donna H.
Teachers College Record, v84 n3 p525-52 Spr 1983
The present level of competence in teaching and the quality of teacher education are discussed. More emphasis should be placed on graduate professional education programs, which would draw the "best and the brightest." Eight recommendations for improving preservice teacher education are given, including creation of a teaching doctorate and differentiated school staffs. (PP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
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