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Alternative Teacher Certification

Scope Note: 
Departure from the traditional undergraduate route through college and university teacher education programs by which individuals become certified as teachers -- differences may be in primary objective, program length, participants, or training design
Category: Educational Process: Societal Perspectives
Broader Terms
Teacher Certification
Narrower Terms
Use this term instead of
Alternative Certification (Teaching)
Related Terms
Educational Certificates
Extended Teacher Education Programs
Nontraditional Education
Professional Development Schools
Special Degree Programs
Teacher Education Curriculum
Teacher Education Programs
Teacher Interns
Teacher Qualifications
Teacher Recruitment
Teacher Shortage
Added to ERIC: 4/25/1990