ERIC Number: ED173566
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Innovations in Continuing Education. 1979 Award-Winning New Programs. NUEA-ACT Series on Continuing Education. No. 5.
National Univ. Extension Association, Washington, DC.; American Coll. Testing Program, Iowa City, IA.
Seven 1979 innovative programs in continuing education are described which won awards from the American College Testing Program and the National University Extension Association. Awards were granted according to programs' transferability, innovativeness, workability, and impact in one of four categories: instructional programs, student services and counseling, administration/organization, and open. The programs contained in the report are the (1) Hispanic Extension Program, (2) Peer Counseling Program, (3) Adult Learning Services, (4) Wisconsin's Energy Extension Service, (5) Citizen Involvement Training Project, (6) Adult Life Cycle Training Workshops and Manuals, and (7) Nashville HOST Hospitality Training Program. Each program is presented according to the following format: program name, principal person responsible for entry, person(s) or institution to whom award would be made, source(s) of funding, cost of program, number of participants in program, objectives of the program, and a narrative describing the program. (CSS)
Descriptors: Adult Counseling, Adult Development, Adult Education, Adult Learning, Adult Programs, Awards, Citizen Participation, Developmental Stages, Educational Administration, Educational Innovation, Energy Conservation, Extension Education, Instructional Programs, Matrices, Peer Counseling, Program Descriptions, Services, Spanish Speaking, Tourism, Training, Workshops
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Univ. Extension Association, Washington, DC.; American Coll. Testing Program, Iowa City, IA.