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close this bookRoles and Responsibilities, Institutional Landscapes and Curriculum Mindscapes: A Partial View of Teacher Education Policy in South Africa, 1990 - 2000 (CIE, 2002, 40 p.)
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View the documentMulti-Site Teacher Education Research Project (MUSTER)
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View the document1. Introduction
View the document2. A broad contextual framework
View the document3. Origins of the landscape
View the document4. An overview of curriculum changes
View the document5. Curriculum mindscapes
View the document6. The Norms and Standards for Educators
View the document7. Colleges of Education
View the document8. Towards a new teacher education system
View the document9. Some tentative conclusions
View the document10. Questions for the future
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List of Acronyms

ABET

Adult Basic Education and Training

ANC

African National Congress

CCERSA

Committee of College of Education Rectors of South Africa

CEM

Council of Education Ministers

CHE

Council on Higher Education

COSATU

Council of South African Trades Unions

COTEP

Committee for Teacher Education Policy

CREQ

Criteria for the Recognition and Evaluation of Qualifications

DoE

Department of Education

DoL

Department of Labour

ECD

Early Childhood Development

ELRC

Education Labour Relations Council

ETD

Education Training and Development

ETDP

Education Training and Development Practitioner

ETQA

Education and Training Quality Assurance

FET

Further Education and Training

GEAR

Growth Employment and Redistribution

GET

General Education and Training

HEDCOM

Heads of Education Committees

HET

Higher Education and Training

HEQC

Higher Education Quality Committee

HDI

Historically Disadvantaged Institution

HSRC

Human Sciences Resource Council

INSET

In-service Education and Training

MUSTER

Multi-site Teacher Education Research

NPDE

National Professional Diploma in Education

NCHE

National Council for Higher Education

NEPI

National Education Policy Investigation

NGO

Non-Governmental Organisation

NQF

National Qualification Framework

NSA

National Skills Authority

NSB

National Standards Body

NSE

Norms and Standards for Educators

NSFAS

National Student Financial Aid Scheme

PEI

President's Education Initiative

PRESET

Pre-service Education and Training

PSCBC

Public Sector Co-ordinating Bargaining Council

RDP

Reconstruction and Development Programme

SACE

South African Council for Educators

SACOL

South African College for Open Learning

SACTE

South African College for Teacher Education

SAQA

South African Qualifications Authority

SETA

Sectoral Education and Training Authority

SGB

Standards Generating Body

UNISA

University of South Africa