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Continuing Education Director's Guide to Informal Education for Public Affairs.
New York State Education Dept., Albany. Bureau of Special Continuing Education.
This guide for the director of continuing education focuses upon stimulating participation in civic and public affairs education. Suggestions are given as to: (1) how to write publicity releases concerning public affairs programs; (2) which audio-visual aids should be used in a given situation; (3) how field trips can be used most effectively; (4) how to determine which type of meeting procedure can best accomplish a set task; (5) how to properly conduct an institute; (6) the uses and techniques of a conference; (7) the elements necessary for a successful workshop; (8) the purpose of a seminar; and (9) when and how to use the group discussion method, and special techniques of group discussion--the buzz session, role playing, and an audience reaction team. A chart of 32 methods, techniques, and procedures for Continuing Education and of the groups in which they are used or the behavior they are meant to elicit is given. A 43-item bibliography is provided. (DB)
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Authoring Institution: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Bureau of Special Continuing Education.