ERIC Number: ED099583
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
National Advisory Council on Adult Education Annual Report, 1974.
National Advisory Council on Adult Education, Washington, DC.
First, the report reviews the history of Federal adult education legislation from the Federal Adult Education Act in 1966 through that of 1970 and presents the accomplishments and problems during those years. Second, the council suggests additions to the proposed Adult Education Act of 1974 concerning program administration, organization, funding, and training. Third, the council reiterates its recommendations for 11 other areas of adult education legislation. Fourth, the council presents a model resolution for the bicentennial year and proposes the adoption of a similar resolution by all States, the District of Columbia, and territories. Fifth, tables are presented which were taken from reports and studies made during the year. Data pertain to adults, 16 years or older, in the United States, who have not completed high school and are not enrolled in school. Tables are divided into categories of grade level completed, race, age, sex, native language, income, and employment. Other selected facts and figures are also cited. Finally, council organization and membership are outlined. Further breakdowns of tables on students and how they relate to adult education programs and comment on adult education programs are included in the appendixes. (AG)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Advisory Council on Adult Education, Washington, DC.