ERIC Number: ED114324
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
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Forum V: The Challenge of '76: Educational Democracy.
Mayor's Office for Senior Citizens, St. Louis, MO.
This series of six dialogues televised in the St. Louis metropolitan area is designed to sensitize the general public to the needs of democracy and education within the framework of the Bicentennial. Participants in the dialogues include nationally prominent persons; local experts on education, humanism, and history; business people; and government agency officials. Topics under discussion include educational trends and problems dealing with education for democratic values, adult education, continuous learning, educational finance, structure of the educational system, low student achievement levels, career education, and education for the future. Program titles include (1) Educational Democracy: Evolution and Revolution, (2) Shareholders in the Future: Education for Present and Future Senior Citizens, (3) Good Education: Who's Going to Pay?, (4) Pluralistic Society--Monolithic School System, (5) Are the Three R's the Answer? and (6) Education for Living Vs. Technical Competence. (Author/DE)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Adult Education, Career Education, Democratic Values, Educational Change, Educational Development, Educational Finance, Educational Objectives, Educational Problems, Educational Quality, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Equal Education, Futures (of Society), Lifelong Learning
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Authoring Institution: Mayor's Office for Senior Citizens, St. Louis, MO.
Identifiers - Location: Missouri