ERIC Number: ED196887
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Jul
Report on the 1978-79 Survey of Adult Learners. State of Illinois Board of Higher Education.
Illinois State Board of Higher Education, Springfield.
Presented in this report are the results of a survey of the adult population of Illinois concerning their educational activities. Activities included lessons, classes, workshops, courses, or training sessions. The activities are classified by institutions and organizations (both educational and noneducational in nature), by location, and by specific time and day of the week. "Adults" were defined as any individual 18 years or older. The report is divided into seven sections. The first discusses the purposes of the study and its design. The second section provides a description of the characteristics of the participants. Sections three through six describe the influence of demographic and participation characteristics on different types of participation. The final section presents an overview of the results and conclusions of the study. (JD)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Higher Education, Springfield.