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ERIC Number: ED012878
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Pages: 65
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Reference Count: 0
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ADULT BASIC EDUCATION NATIONAL TEACHER TRAINER INSTITUTE (CALIFORNIA POLYTECHNIC STATE COLLEGE, VOORHIS CAMPUS, JULY 10-28, 1967).
FITZGERALD, HUNTER
THE 1967 WESTERN REGION TEACHER TRAINING INSTITUTE AT CALIFORNIA POLYTECHNIC STATE COLLEGE WAS DESIGNED TO PROVIDE TRAINING FOR ADMINISTRATORS AND TEACHERS OF ADULT BASIC EDUCATION (ABE) PROGRAMS IN SIX STATES. THE INSTITUTE FOCUSED ON FIVE BROAD AREAS--UNDERSTANDING THE ABE STUDENT, METHODS OF TRAINING ABE INSTRUCTORS, ADMINISTRATION, PROGRAM EVALUATION, AND ABE CURRICULUM. THE TEACHER INSTITUTE, SUBDIVIDED INTO ELEMENTARY EDUCATION OR ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE INTEREST GROUPS, FEATURED LECTURE-DISCUSSIONS AND SMALL GROUP ACTIVITIES IN WHICH INSTRUCTIONAL METHODS AND MATERIALS, EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY, GUIDANCE AND COUNSELING TECHNIQUES, AND METHODS OF EVALUATION AND MEASUREMENT WERE STUDIED. IN THE ADMINISTRATIVE INSTITUTE, DIVIDED INTO NINE PROJECT GROUPS, EACH PARTICIPANT DEVELOPED A PROJECT TO BE USED IN HIS COMMUNITY. FOUR EVENINGS A WEEK PARTICIPANTS IN BOTH INSTITUTES OBSERVED AND TAUGHT IN ABE CLASSES IN LOS ANGELES. RECOMMENDATIONS FOR FUTURE WORKSHOPS WERE--CONDUCT SEPARATE WORKSHOPS FOR RURAL AND METROPOLITAN ABE PROGRAMS, PROVIDE FOR A MORE CONSISTENT METHOD OF PARTICIPANT SELECTION, SELECT STAFF ASSOCIATES FROM PREVIOUS INSTITUTE PARTICIPANTS, AND SEPARATE ADMINISTRATOR AND TEACHER INSTITUTES. (AJ)
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Authoring Institution: California Univ., Los Angeles.; Los Angeles City Schools, CA.
Identifiers: CALIFORNIA