NCATE

AcronymDefinition
NCATENational Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
NCATENorth Carolina Association of Educators (Raleigh, NC)
NCATENational Council for Accreditation of Teachers (est. 1954; Washington, DC)
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National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
To meet the NCATE standards, some of the things SQU will need to do are increase the amount of practice teaching the students do and ensure they have physical skills and knowledge of different sports, Lund said.
Many school librarian preparation programs are housed within education units at colleges and universities which seek accreditation from NCATE, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.
The National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) and the NCATE are extremely disparate groups, but both have embarked on projects and processes that have the potential to dramatically affect policy and attitudes.
Perhaps their goal is to replace NCATE, the organization currently responsible for the same task.
A second program credential that professional preparation programs in health education have sought is granted by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
The Conference & NCATE Workshop combination fee includes NCATE training materials for the workshop, plus full Annual Conference registration.
The qualities that were listed as dispositions by NCATE in the original definition of dispositions are caring, fairness, honesty, responsibility, social justice, a belief that all students can learn, a vision of high and challenging standards, and a commitment to a safe and supportive learning environment (NCATE, 2001, p.
NCATE is composed only of educational, not discipline-based, organizations, and its reviewers are chiefly if not solely from other schools of education.
However, teacher education programs are primarily guided, by the professional standards of the national accrediting body for teacher preparation, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
Furthermore, data compiled by a research and testing organization, the Northwest Evaluation Association, shows no difference in student math or reading achievement based on whether their teachers were certified at NCATE or non-NCATE accredited institutions.