National Council on Teacher Equality http://wkms.org en Disputed Teacher Prep Report Gives Murray State Low Scores http://wkms.org/post/disputed-teacher-prep-report-gives-murray-state-low-scores <p></p><p>A <a href="http://www.nctq.org/dmsView/Teacher_Prep_Review_2013_Report-tsv2013618121222">National Council on Teacher Equality report</a> has caused a stir in higher education.</p><p>Murray State University’s College of Education Dean David Whaley like many teaching trainers in higher education is taking the NCTQ’s report with more than just a grain of salt. He says the group did not conduct any interviews with students or visit classrooms in their research of more than 600 institutions.</p><p><em>“I have to tell you NCTQ collected this information off of, it was merely a paper screening and primarily off of course syllabi,” he says. “And, you know, with course syllabi you can’t always put everything you want to do or plan to do within a course.”</em> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 21:12:19 +0000 Whitney Jones 32285 at http://wkms.org Disputed Teacher Prep Report Gives Murray State Low Scores