ERIC Number: ED099014
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
New Education for New Students--A Senior Citizen Project. A Demonstration Project for Direct Educational Services to Senior Adults. Final Report.
Carlson, Charles R.; Paine, Miriam
Guidelines resulting from a demonstration project to test approaches and methods in providing direct educational opportunities to the aging are provided. The sections of this book of guidelines are: Introduction--Why This Book of Guidelines (A Philosophy for Developing Educational Programs for the Aging, Basic Facts About the Aging, and The Aging in an Educational Setting); Developing a Program--Assessment of Needs, Advisory Committees, Development of the Clientele, Selection of Program Locations, Recruitment of Faculty, Development of Specific Instructional Programs, Community Involvement, Evaluation of Programs, Financing the Programs, In-Service Training, Special Problems, Registration Information, and Summary; The Bakersfield College Demonstration Project--The Demonstration Area (Geographic Description, Economic Description, and Demographic Description), and The History of the Program (Phase I Needs-Interest Survey, Phase II Development of the Clientele, Program Development, In-Service Training, Evaluation of Programs, Special Problems, and Conclusion). Appendixes are: Project Proposal, Registration Form, Course Description, Curriculum Summary, Curriculum Development (by Semester), Curriculum Development (by Type), and Survey Instrument. A bibliography of books, periodicals, and publications, a film bibliography, and a list of AOA publications are included. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: California State Office on Aging, Sacramento.
Authoring Institution: Bakersfield Coll., CA.
Identifiers - Location: California
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Older Americans Act 1965