ERIC Number: ED073367
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1959
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A Guide to an Inservice Training Program for the Cooperative Extension Service. Recommendations of the National Task Force on Cooperative Extension Inservice Training.
Federal Extension Service (USDA), Washington, DC.
This manual is intended as a guide to each State in analyzing its training program and policies for extension workers and in making adjustments to meet the needs of the State. Areas covered are: (1) a written training policy; (2) administrative arrangements; (3) purposes of training; (4) determining training needs--locating areas where training may be needed, identifying individual workers in need of training, determining priorities in training needs; (5) program content areas; (6) organization of training program; (7) training activities; (8) evaluation of inservice training; and (9) importance of research in extension training. Examples of training materials and an analysis of inservice training programs under way in 1959 are provided in appendices. (KM)
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Authoring Institution: Federal Extension Service (USDA), Washington, DC.