National Council on Teacher Quality http://wfae.org en Report Gives Teacher Training Programs Low Marks http://wfae.org/post/report-gives-teacher-training-programs-low-marks <p>A new <a href="http://www.nctq.org/dmsStage/Teacher_Prep_Review_2013_Report">rating of programs</a> which train teachers is creating a stir.&nbsp; The review by the National Council on Teacher Quality finds most college and university education departments have become what it calls “an industry of mediocrity.”&nbsp; U.S. News and World Report published the ratings this week.&nbsp;&nbsp; They’re generating a lot of criticism and not just from schools which scored poorly.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 15:36:34 +0000 Lisa Miller 29778 at http://wfae.org