ERIC Number: ED180678
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Administering Education for Rural Development. Report of the Advanced-Level Workshop on Education for Rural Development (2nd, Teheran, 9-18 September 1978).
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Education in Asia and Oceania.
The primary objective of the workshop was to provide opportunity for participating Member States (Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Iran) to develop technical cooperation among themselves through exchange of experiences of their key personnel in the field of education for rural development. Presented in this report are: highlights of National Workshop experiences (synthesis, problems, and issues); strategies for identification of real needs of the community; strategies for training change agents, especially those working at the field-operational level; alternative strategies for managing the integration of formal and non-formal education for rural development; tangible indicators which could be used to evaluate and monitor education for rural development programs; and guidelines for facilitating cooperation and two-way exchange of experiences amongst experts engaged in programs of education for rural development in the countries of the region. Appendices include the workshop agenda and schedule of work, list of participants and officers of the workshop, documentation list, inaugural and welcoming speeches, and follow-up programs proposed for each participating country. (NEC)
Descriptors: Administration, Agency Cooperation, Change Agents, Community Change, Cooperation, Cooperative Planning, Coordination, Developing Nations, Education, Educational Administration, Educational Needs, Functional Literacy, Leadership Training, Nonformal Education, Planning, Program Evaluation, Rural Development, Rural Education
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Education in Asia and Oceania.
Identifiers: Asia; Iran; Korea; Malaysia; Sri Lanka; Thailand; United Nations Economic and Social Council