ERIC Number: ED263403
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Labor Advisory Boards for Workers' Education Programs. Topic Paper No. 7.
St. Clair, Donald D.
This guide, which is geared toward faculty at institutions of higher education that are in the process of developing a program for working adults in a community with a strong unionized working force, presents guidelines for establishing and developing a working relationship with a labor advisory board. The rationale behind establishing such a board is discussed. Next, guidelines are set forth for contacting potential advisory board members. Principles of organizing an advisory board are outlined. Criteria for selecting an individual to serve as the executive of the advisory board are examined. The various functions of a union advisory board are described. The final section contains 10 political principles that should be observed when establishing and working with a union advisory board. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Labor Inst. for Human Enrichment, Inc., Washington, DC. Labor Education Advisory Services.
Note: For related topic papers, see CE 042 926-929.