ERIC Number: ED026583
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Publication Date: 1968
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Creative Procedures for Adult Groups; Improving Teaching in the Church.
Minor, Harold D., Ed.
This guide to creative procedures for improving teaching adult church groups deals with the following: (1) steps in planning for instructional and learning experiences in adult groups; (2) techniques for admitting new ideas into a class; (3) using personal creativity through such means as role-playing, real-life experiences, brainstorming, questioning, and creative writing; (4) using religious and secular printed resources (the Bible, fiction, biography, quotations, headlines, psychological studies, government publications); (5) using attitude scales, checklists, photographs, tape recordings, folk music, and other audiovisual aids and techniques; and (6) the effective use of speakers, questioning, symposia, panel discussions, demonstrations, interviews, and case studies to promote group involvement. An extensive bibliography is included. (ly)
Descriptors: Audiovisual Aids, Bibliographies, Creative Teaching, Evaluation Methods, Group Discussion, Group Instruction, Leadership Training, Lecture Method, Participation, Reading Materials, Religious Education, Teaching Methods
Abingdon Press, 201 Eighth Av., S., Nashville, Tennessee 37202
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