ERIC Number: ED114482
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Lifelong Education: Conditions, Needs, Resources: Volume 2.
Australian Association of Adult Education.
The document contains recommendations and section reports from the National Conference on Lifelong Education, which the Australian Association of Adult Education organized and held in Canberra on November 23-29, 1973. Aims of the conference were to examine: (1) the present condition of Australian society as this bears on lifelong education, (2) the present provision of educational opportunity for adults, and (3) existing and expected needs for the development of facilities for lifelong education. Recommendations are categorized under headings of: General Orientation, Values, and Purposes; General Implications for Education; Qualifications for School Work; Shared Use of Total Community Learning Resources; Learning Consultants and Their Preparation; Teaching and Learning Media; Provision for Special Groups; Communication, Coordination, and Administration; Financial Aspects; and Areas for Inquiry. More than half of the document consists of the seven section reports on: Lifelong Education and Recreation; Technology, Media, and Lifelong Education; Lifelong Education and the Learning Process; Training and Retraining (Needs, Problems, and Strategies); Resource Utilization/Administrative and Financial Structure; Communities and Organizations; and Lifelong Education and Women. (EA)
Descriptors: Administrative Organization, Adult Learning, Community Organizations, Conference Reports, Educational Facilities, Educational Needs, Educational Resources, Financial Support, Foreign Countries, Lifelong Learning, Mass Media, Recreation, Retraining, Technology, Training, Womens Education
Australian Association of Adult Education, Box 1346, Canberra 2601, A.C.T., Australia (A $3.00)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Australian Association of Adult Education.
Identifiers - Location: Australia