ERIC Number: ED079607
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
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Handbook for Directors of Continuing Education.
New York State Education Dept., Albany. Div. of Continuing Education.
This handbook is designed to aid directors of continuing education programs in New York State. The chapters of the guide are as follows: I. Overview--Why Continuing Education?; Historical Backgroun; Goals, Purposes, and Principles; Role of the Public Schools in Continuing Education; II. Regulations of the Commissioner of Education and Interpretation of Continuing Education Regulations--Authority and Responsibility; Teacher Qualifications; Director Qualifications; Program Limitations; III. Developing the Program--Board of Education Responsibility; Role of the Chief School Administrator; Director of Continuing Education; Citizens Advisory Committee; Survey of Community Resources; Survey of Needs and Interests; Regional Coordination; IV. Curriculum Planning--Adult Elementary Education; Adult Secondary Education; General Academic; Americanization; Civic and Public Affairs; Art, Music, Drama, Crafts; Business Education; Distributive Education; Trade, Industrial, and Technical Education; Home Economics Education; Parent Education; Health and Safety Education; Miscellaneous; V. The Instructor and the Adult Learner--The Adult Learner; The Instructor; The Instructor and the Dropout; Recruiting the Instructional Staff; Staff Development; VI. Methods of Instruction--Learner's Self-Concept; Learner's Purpose; Learner's Cognitive Style; VII. Guidance and Counseling--Philosophy of the Guidance Program; Objectives; Scope of the Program; Distinctions in Counseling; Who Provides Counseling?; Counselor-Counselee Relationship; Materials; Counselor-Staff-Community Relationship; and VIII. Program Operation--Publicity and Promotion; Budget; Scheduling Classes and Activities; Registration; Records; Annual Statistical Report; Insurance; Retirement; Evaluation. (DB)
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Authoring Institution: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Div. of Continuing Education.
Identifiers - Location: New York