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ERIC Number: ED012423
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Jun-30
Pages: 41
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Reference Count: 0
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EXTENDED AND REVISED NATIONAL TEACHER TRAINING ADULT BASIC EDUCATION PROGRAM, FUNDED UNDER THE ADULT EDUCATION ACT OF 1966. THIRD PROGRESS REPORT.
MACK, LYNN; AND OTHERS
AS A CONTINUATION OF A 1966 PROJECT, THE NATIONAL UNIVERSITY EXTENSION ASSOCIATION (NUEA), UNDER A GRANT FROM THE U.S. OFFICE OF EDUCATION (USOE), CONDUCTED 20 REGIONAL ADULT BASIC EDUCATION TRAINING INSTITUTES IN THE SUMMER OF 1967. THREE EDUCATIONAL EXPERIMENTS WERE CARRIED OVER--AN ACCELERATED NATIONAL PROGRAM FOR PREPARATION OF TEACHERS FOR THE EDUCATIONALLY DEPRIVED, APPLICATION OF EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY TO THE PROBLEMS OF TEACHING BASIC SKILLS TO ADULTS, AND AN EXPERIMENT IN CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL FEDERALISM. ELABORATIONS IN 1967 INCLUDED DEVELOPMENT OF A NATIONAL CORE CURRICULUM, CONFERENCES FOR PARTICIPATING UNIVERSITIES AND STATE DIRECTORS, TEACHER-TRAINER INSTITUTES CONDUCTED BY UNIVERSITIES IN EACH USOE REGION, PRE- AND IN-SERVICE TRAINING PROGRAMS ORGANIZED AT THE LOCAL LEVEL, AND DESIGN FOR AN EVALUATION SYSTEM. IN PART 1 OF THIS REPORT, THE STAFF, DEFINITIONS, FINANCES, AND A REVIEW OF THE 1966 AND 1967 FUNCTIONS OF THE USOE, NUEA, PARTICIPATING INSTITUTES, AND STATE DIRECTORS ARE GIVEN. PART 2 CONTAINS DETAILS OF THE PRODUCTION OF THE CURRICULUM GUIDE AND MATERIALS, AND PROGRAM EVALUATION. IN PART 3, PARTICIPANT COSTS FOR 3-WEEK AND 2-WEEK SESSIONS ARE DESCRIBED. PART 4 INCLUDES DESCRIPTIONS OF THE STAFF AND ITS FUNCTIONS AND OF THE COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK. (AJ)
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Authoring Institution: National Univ. Extension Association, Minneapolis, Minn.
Identifiers: DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA