ERIC Number: ED189292
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Innovations in Continuing Education. 1980 Award-Winning Programs. Sixth in A Series on Continuing Education.
American Coll. Testing Program, Iowa City, IA.; National Univ. Extension Association, Minneapolis, Minn.
Eight 1980 innovative programs in continuing education are described which won awards from the American College Testing Program and the National University Extension Association. Awards were granted according to programs' transferability, innovativeness, workability, and impact in one of four categories: instructional programs, student services and counseling, administration/organization, and open. The programs contained in the report are (1) Beyond the Classroom, (2) Cultural Diversity and Health Care, (3) Survival in the Classroom: Perspectives on Discipline, (4) CREATE: A New Model for Career Change, (5) The Dean's List, (6) Advocacy for Persons with Chronic Mental Illness: Building a Nationwide Network, (7) The The Onondaga Citizens League, and (8) The Place of a Student Journal in Continuing Education. Each program is presented according to the following format: program name, principal person responsibile for entry, person(s) or institution to whom award would be made, sources(s) of funding, cost of program, number of participants in program, objectives of the program, and a narrative describing the program. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Programs, Awards, Career Change, Career Counseling, Citizen Participation, Citizens Councils, Community Action, Continuing Education, Cultural Differences, Discipline, Educational Innovation, Elementary Secondary Education, Extension Education, Health Services, Lifelong Learning, Local Issues, Mental Disorders, Nonformal Education, Program Descriptions, Student Financial Aid, Student Publications
National University Continuing Education Association, One Dupont Circle, Suite 360, Washington, DC 20036 ($3.00)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Coll. Testing Program, Iowa City, IA.; National Univ. Extension Association, Minneapolis, Minn.
Note: Not available in paper copy due to light and broken type. For related documents see ED 147 575 and ED 173 566.