ERIC Number: ED028323
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
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Adult Education in 1968; The Year Book of the National Institute of Adult Education (England and Wales) and the Scottish Institute of Adult Education.
This 1968 yearbook of adult education in Great Britain contains the following; (1) an annual review of activities; (2) a directory of the National Institute of Adult Education, the Department of Education and Science, and organizations in residential education, labor education, armed forces education, educational broadcasting, industrial training, and other phases of adult education in England and Wales; (3) a list of 134 studies in adult education (publications from 1 April 1967 to 31 March 1968); (4) abstracts of relevant legislation and regulations; (5) Education Authority provisions, colleges and universities, conferences and courses, principal adult education organizations and publications, and local Education Committee offices in Scotland; and (6) overseas contacts with international organizations and with Africa, Australia and New Zealand, Asia, Europe, and North America. Enrollment increases in selected localities, new facilities, program expansion and innovations in Rochdale (Derbyshire), staff training activities, university extension, changes within the Workers' Educational Association, and the creation of the Open University (a new venture in university adult education and educational broadcasting) are among the events and topics covered. An index is included. (ly)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Directories, Educational Legislation, Educational Radio, Educational Television, Extension Education, General Education, History, Industrial Training, International Organizations, Labor Education, National Organizations, National Surveys, Professional Continuing Education, Publications, Residential Programs, Voluntary Agencies
National Institute of Adult Education, 35 Queen Anne St., London W.1, England (10s 6d).
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Identifiers: Great Britain