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50 Years of ERIC
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ERIC Number: ED015407
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Pages: 1
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HOW TO START AN ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAM, SUGGESTIONS FOR SCHOOL BOARDS. HOW TO SERIES, BOOK 1.
PUMMELL, MILTON F.
TOPICS COVERED IN THIS HANDBOOK INCLUDE THE SCOPE OF THE ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAM IN CANADA (DETERMINING INDIVIDUAL AND COMMUNITY NEEDS, COURSE AND PROGRAM SUGGESTIONS, MANPOWER TRAINING PROGRAMS UNDER THE ADULT OCCUPATIONAL TRAINING ACT, AND ACTIVITIES UNDER A BROADENED PROGRAM), THE RESPONSIBILITY FOR PLANNING, ORGANIZING, AND ADMINISTERING AN ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAM (QUALIFICATIONS AND DUTIES OF THE PROGRAM DIRECTORS, COORDINATION OF DAY AND EVENING PROGRAMS), AND FINANCING THE PROGRAM (FEES, BUDGET, EXPENDITURES AND REVENUES, GRANTS FROM DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, AND PAYMENTS FOR OCCUPATIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMS). THE ORGANIZATION OF THE ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAM (WHEN AND WHERE TO HOLD CLASSES, FACILITIES NEEDED, REGISTRATION, AND COUNSELING SERVICES), INSTRUCTORS FOR ADULT EDUCATION CLASSES (QUALITIES OF GOOD TEACHERS, TEACHER SELECTION, LEADERSHIP AND IN-SERVICE TRAINING COURSES, AND STUDENT EVALUATION), AND PUBLICIZING THE ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAM (THROUGH MASS MEDIA, LETTERS, PERSONAL CONTACTS, AND TALKS) ARE ALSO COVERED. THERE IS A SECTION ON SCHOOL BOARD COOPERATION WITH OTHER AGENCIES AND THE FUNCTION OF ADULT EDUCATION COUNCILS. THE ASSOCIATIONS AND AGENCIES CONCERNED WITH ADULT EDUCATION IN CANADA ARE LISTED. THIS DOCUMENT IS AVAILABLE, FOR $1.00 PLUS POSTAGE, FROM CAAE, CORBETT HOUSE, 21-23 SULTAN STREET, TORONTO 5, ONTARIO. (AJ)
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Authoring Institution: Canadian Association for Adult Education, Toronto (Ontario).
Identifiers: CANADA