ERIC Number: ED088544
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
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State-Wide Community College Conference on Gerontology and Aging Programs. Summary.
California Community Colleges, Sacramento. Office of the Chancellor.; California Junior Coll. Association, Sacramento.
Addresses presented and workshop sessions held at a conference on the role of the community colleges in providing programs and services for the aged population are summarized. The addresses focused upon the potential of the community college in delivering educational services, the need for social re-entry of the aging, pre- and post-retirement training for the aging, the curriculum and methods for education for older adults, and services that can be provided by the community college. The six workshops were concerned with the following subject areas: Education and Training Approaches in Gerontology--Curriculum Development and Needs Assessment; Direct Educational Services (Pre- and Post-Retirement/Curriculum Development and Needs Assessment); Using the Elderly as a College and Community Resource--Availability and Placement; Legislation in the Aging Field--Implications for Education; Aging Agencies and Community Colleges--Leadership, Planning, and Financing; and Special Problems in Reaching the Aged--The Isolated, the Minority, the Poor. (DB)
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Authoring Institution: California Community Colleges, Sacramento. Office of the Chancellor.; California Junior Coll. Association, Sacramento.
Identifiers - Location: California