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UWRF Series 18 Collection Inventory
Chancellor’s Office
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), 1952-
Arrangement: Chronologically, by Subject File Unit
Quantity: 3 boxes

Collection Summary: The National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education, NCATE, an autonomous and voluntary body, was organized in 1952 for the purpose of accrediting college and university programs of teacher education in the United States. Since 1956 it has been the only national accrediting body for the field of teacher education recognized by the National Commission on Accrediting.

Included in this series are NCATE constitution and standards, correspondence concerning the evaluation of the River Falls State University, materials relating to the accreditation of the school by the NCATE, and reports to the NCATE from the River Falls State University.

See UWRF Series 19 (North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools-NCACS) for related materials.

Box/Folder Contents, Years
1/1 Correspondence, Feb 1957-Feb 1964. Includes “Statement Regarding the Action of the University of Wisconsin School of Education Faculty Pertaining to the NCATE,” Lindley J. Stiles, Nov. 1962
1/2 NCATE constitution (1960), standards and guides (1955, 1960, 1964 and 1965), and statement of purposes, policies and procedures (Oct 1960). 2nd annual membership list, 1955-56
1/3 Materials relating to River Falls NCATE accreditation, 1952/53, 1955/56, and 1962/63
1/4 Reports to the NCATE, 1962/63. Includes reports, supplements to standards I and II, faculty manual, and supplements to standard VI
2/1 NCATE Report, 1963
2/2 NCATE Report, 1971
2/3 NCATE Report, 1971
2/4 NCATE Approval, Report (v. 1), 1976-1977
3/1 NCATE 1981 Team Report-visit, 1981-1982
3/2 NCATE 1981 Team Report-visit, 1981-1982
3/3 NCATE Report, 1993
3/4 NCATE Publications, 1979, 1985-86
3/5 NCATE Update, 1997-



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