ERIC Number: ED176486
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976-Mar-31
Reference Count: N/A
County Agents for Children. Final Report. Part III. Developing Community Awareness.
George Peabody Coll. for Teachers, Nashville, TN. John F. Kennedy Center for Research on Education and Human Development.
Based on the experiences of a child advocacy project in Tennessee entitled County Agents for Children, the guide -- over half of which consists of appendixes -- presents a general strategies and specific tasks for the child advocate volunteer or professional in developing community awareness. Specific ways to locate, organize, produce, distribute, and update information are reviewed. Possible information tools include radio shows, public addresses, local and regional directories, family council luncheons, pamphlet and brochure distribution, news articles, and special advocacy boards. Other aspects covered include self-promotion, how to use statistics, speech guidelines, organizing a board, how to develop directories, luncheons, film resources, and office materials. Among the appendixes are various newspaper articles and lists of resources. (DLS)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Rehabilitation Services Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC.; Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.; National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Rockville, MD.
Authoring Institution: George Peabody Coll. for Teachers, Nashville, TN. John F. Kennedy Center for Research on Education and Human Development.