ERIC Number: ED147578
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Manual on Independent Learning Centers.
Shaw, R. Allan Valois, Ed.; Shaw, Laura G., Ed.
This manual on independent learning centers (ILC) includes eleven chapters intended to provide assistance and resource materials to any institution or individual developing an ILC. The chapters each cover one of the following topics: learning center model; Hawkeye Institute of Technology's (HIT) Independent Learning Center; the ILC student from entrance to exit; ILC programs and activities; programmed instruction; hardware and software; recruitment for independent learning centers; guidance service as it relates to ILCs; administering the ILC as part of a total adult program; organization and implementation of an ILC; and role of community agencies. The appendix contains materials pertaining to the third and fourth chapters and includes student forms (application, time card, and high school record), HIT student handbook, resource materials (title, publisher, price, and primary use), and a brief description of the course offerings at HIT. (EM)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Agency Role, Career Guidance, Community Organizations, Community Resources, Curriculum Development, Educational Media, Educational Objectives, Educational Resources, Equipment, Guidance Programs, Guides, High School Equivalency Programs, Independent Study, Individualized Instruction, Individualized Programs, Learning Laboratories, Media Selection, Models, Program Administration, Program Development, Program Guides, Programed Instruction, Public Agencies, Resource Materials, Student Needs, Student Recruitment
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Kansas State Univ., Manhattan.; Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Hawkeye Inst. of Tech., Waterloo, IA.
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