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Title Research on alternative and non-traditional education / edited by Julie Rainer Dangel and Edith M. Guyton.

Publication Info. Lanham, MD : Published by the Association of Teacher Educators with Scarecrow Press, 2005.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Kankakee PL Second Floor - KKBB-2  HOME 374.013 RES    AVAILABLE
Description xv, 236 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Teacher education yearbook ; 13
Teacher education yearbook ; 13.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Foreword / Ed Pultorak -- Introduction / Julie Rainer Dangel, Edith M. Guyton -- Division 1: Successes and challenges for alternative routes to certification. Overview and framework / Melba Spooner -- Looking through a new lens : learning about the American educational system through perspectives of foreign- born teaching candidates / Flynn Ross -- "Traditional" alternative route to certification : narrative research and implications for teacher education and teacher retention / Arthur Costigan -- Project TEAM expansions at Indiana University : a cross-campus analysis / Christing Bennet, Paulette Dilworth, John Kuykendall, and Raquel Barrera -- Innovation in teacher preparation : creating alternative routes to teacher quality / Bette S. Bergeron, Brenda Larson, Alison Prest, Lee Ann Dumas-Hopper, James C. Wenhart -- Summary and conclustions / Melba Spooner.
Division 2: Alternative certification teacher preparation programs : effects of program models on teacher performance. Overview and framework / Judith L. Hayes -- When they are good . . . : a comparison of career changers and recent college graduates in an alternative certification program / Maryann Dickar -- Performance of candidates in an alternative certification program / Larry Freeman, Karen Peterson, Debra Erikson -- Teach for America and regularly certified teachers : teacher efficacy, teaching concerns, career aspirations, and teaching effectiveness / Lorene C. Pilcher, Donald C. Steele -- Attrition patterns of inadequately prepared teachers / Jianping Shen, Louann Bierlein Palmer -- Summary and conclusions / Judith L. Hayes.
Division 3: Non-traditional models of professional development. Overview and framework / Christy L Faison -- Facing the challenge of online ESOL teacher education in an era of accountability: a collaborative model / Abdelilah Sehlaoui, Cynthia Anast Seguin, Kimberley Kreicker -- Linking ideas to practice : effectiveness of coaching in teacher practice / XiaoXia Ai, Noelle Rivera -- Moving professional development online : meeting the needs and expectations of all teachers / Stein Brunvand, Barry Fishman, Ron Marx -- Summary and conclusions / Christy L. Faison.
Subject Alternative education.
Added Author Rainer Dangel, Julie.
Guyton, Edith.
Association of Teacher Educators.
ISBN 157886237X

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