A Crisis in Teacher Preparation: National Problem, Local Solutions Feature Summary

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Making the Case for Teacher Preparation
Title:
A Crisis in Teacher Preparation: National Problem, Local Solutions
Description:
The primary goals of the PhysTEC program are to demonstrate and provide models for increasing the number of highly qualified high school physics teachers, to improve the quality of K-8 physical science teacher education, to spread best-practice ideas throughout the community, and to work toward transforming physics departments to re-engage in the preparation of physics teachers. On average, member sites have exhibited a two-fold increase in secondary physics teacher production since 2002.
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May 19, 2008 - November 19, 2009