ERIC Number: EJ425147
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Professional Competence Evaluation.
McGaghie, William C.
Educational Researcher, v20 n1 p3-9 Jan-Feb 1991
Examines the evaluation and certification processes in law, medicine, teaching, the military, and other professions and discusses the shortcomings common to all. Cites Everett Hughes's assertion that a professional is one who routinely deals with other people's emergencies; notes that this capacity is difficult to assess. (DM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A