ERIC Number: ED210562
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
A Handbook for Cooperative Planning and Cooperative Arrangements in Adult Basic Education.
Clark, Donald M.
This handbook for adult basic education (ABE) program operators is designed to provide an understanding of procedures involved in establishing or improving ABE/cooperative planning and arrangements (CP&A). It is organized around four major topics. Chapter 1 overviews community resource utilization in ABE programs. A systems approach to cooperative planning is described in chapter 2. It covers determining and securing support, establishing a community advisory group, cooperative planning and design of programs, and the organizational context in cooperative planning. Chapter 3 outlines procedures used in implementing cooperative arrangements: staff orientation, public information activities, targeting cooperative arrangements to specific needs, recruitment strategies, resource person selection, community resource utilization, orientation and placement of resource persons, community resource persons. Chapter 4 describes a comprehensive evaluation system. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Div. of Continuing Education.
Authoring Institution: National Association for Industry - Education Cooperation, Buffalo, NY.