ERIC Number: ED059429
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Second Careers for Women. A View from the San Francisco Peninsula.
Fairbank, Jane D., Ed.; Bell, Susan Groag, Ed.
The Second Careers for Women conference is discussed as to its evolution and place in the scheme of continuing education programs for women. The keynote address, "A Decade of Innovation," by Martha Sturm White is reproduced, and summaries of 15 workshops are provided. The workshop summaries depict the situation for adult women seeking employment and educational opportunities on the San Francisco Peninsula as it was in May 1970. Opportunities in the following fields were discussed: Teaching; Educational Administration and Education Research; Counseling, Guidance and Clinical Psychology; Social Work; Library Service; Communications; Performing Arts; Fine and Applied Arts; Environmental Planning and Design; Law and Politics; Business and Finance; Paramedical Services; Medical and Biological Sciences; Physical Sciences, Engineering and Mathematics; and Computer Science-Data Processing. (DB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Second Careers for Women. Stanford, CA.
Identifiers: California (San Francisco Peninsula)
Note: Description of a program and reports of workshops at Stanford University, May 2, 1970