ERIC Number: EJ320050
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1985
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University Education Deans Seek Elite Corps of Schoolteachers.
Jacobson, Robert L.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v30 n15 p1,16-17 Jun 12 1985
A teacher education policy is proposed by the education deans of 23 private and public universities to create an elite corps of elementary/secondary teachers rules out undergraduate education majors and requires a master's degree in education, a substantial internship, and in some cases, a specialized postgraduate degree. (MSE)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Administrative Policy, Change Strategies, Competence, Deans, Degree Requirements, Education Majors, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Majors (Students), Preservice Teacher Education, Schools of Education, Student Recruitment, Teaching (Occupation), Universities
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Administrators; Teachers; Practitioners
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