ERIC Number: ED061470
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Dec-31
Reference Count: 0
Extended and Revised National Teacher-Training Adult Basic Education Program Funded under the Adult Education Act of 1966.
National Univ. Extension Association, Washington, DC.
A project to conduct eleven regional teacher institutes is discussed. The curriculum advisory group for this project was comprised of a representative of the President's Advisory Committee on Adult Education, one State ABE Director from each USOE region and nine consultants; In addition to suggesting some modifications to the core curriculum, the group also recommended that teacher trainer and administrator institutes he held. Four Progress Reports are summarized: (1) The first contains documents pertaining to NUEA's proposal and the awarding of the grant; (2) The Second Progress Report contains preliminary data on the organization and structure of the nine institutes selected to train the teacher trainers; (3) The Third Progress Report covers the extension and amendments of the grant and the organization and planning of the program; and (4) The Fourth Report covers institute activities, both in program and administration, at the federal, state, local and university level. (Author/CK)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Advisory Committees, Consultants, Curriculum Design, Educational Change, Educational Finance, Educational Legislation, Educational Planning, Educational Programs, Federal Aid, Institutes (Training Programs), Local Government, Organization, Projects, Regional Programs, Reports, State Government, Teacher Education, Universities
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Univ. Extension Association, Washington, DC.
Note: Fourth progress report