ERIC Number: ED203014
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Alternatives for Staff Development of Adult Educators.
Burrichter, Arthur W.; Gardner, Daniel L.
The product of a three-year adult education teacher training project conducted for Florida's adult educators, this guide is designed to assist planners, facilitators, evaluators, and administrators of staff development programs for adult education teachers to design and conduct effective personal and professional learning experiences. It provides alternatives for teacher training workshops and seminars, and also includes alternatives and recommendations for the staff developer. The first section outlines considerations for planning and conducting learning activities. The middle section includes 25 learning activities appropriate for adult education teacher learning. Topics of the learning activities include self-assessment and problem-solving techniques, community development, curriculum design, instructional skills, and interpersonal relationships. The final section relates to assessing staff needs and perceptions. References and an "Adult Educator Self Assessment Inventory" are included. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Educators, Community Development, Continuing Education, Curriculum Design, Inservice Teacher Education, Interpersonal Relationship, Learning Activities, Postsecondary Education, Professional Development, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Staff Development, Teacher Educator Education, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Adult and Community Education.
Authoring Institution: Florida Atlantic Univ., Boca Raton.
Note: For related documents see CE 028 928 and CE 028 930.