Education Forum: Requirements for Teacher's Education

Host, Herman Badillo, Chairman of the City University of New York Board of Trustees, discusses requirements for teacher’s education with Dr. Nicholas Michelli, Dean for Teacher Education/CUNY. Dr. Michelli explains the need for raising standards for teacher education. Dr. Michelli and Badillo examine how to encourage more students to become teachers and why such a need for teachers exists. They also discuss teacher salary, school conditions and class size.

Guest: Dr. Nicholas Michelli, Dean for Teacher Education, CUNY

Taped in 2000

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