TITLE

Licensure pact pays dividends for teaching

AUTHOR(S)
Bradley, Ann
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Education Week;05/21/97, Vol. 16 Issue 34, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the launch of the Interstate New Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium (INTASC) whose goal is to certify teachers in American schools. Collaboration between Connecticut and California to establish INTASC in 1987 to pool state expertise on teacher-licensure issues; Membership profile of the consortium; Development of content-specific standards for licensure in core disciplines.
ACCESSION #
9705303585

 

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