ERIC Number: ED067365
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-May
Reference Count: 0
Volunteers in Education. Regional VIII Workshop. Summary Report.
Des Moines Area Community Coll., Ankeny, IA. Project Motivate.
OBJECTIVES: To develop workshops which would assist localities in initiating, expanding, or improving their educational volunteer program. DURATION: A 3-day workshop, May 6-8, 1972. AUDIENCE: Educational Volunteers from various western states. CURRICULUM: The main topic concerned volunteers in education while sub-topics included a study of the volunteer movement; assessment of the state of education in relation to volunteers; the volunteer's role in treating reading difficulties; the teacher's function; senior citizen volunteers; federal, state, and local encouragement of volunteers; how to start programs; who needs volunteers; and the organization and administration of aide programs. TEACHING METHODS: Panels, films, speeches, discussion groups, and demonstrations. MATERIALS: Films and booklets. EVALUATION: None. MODIFICATIONS: None. (MJM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Educational Personnel Development (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Des Moines Area Community Coll., Ankeny, IA. Project Motivate.