ERIC Number: ED264364
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Training Ideas. Premiere Issue. Aug/Sept Issue. Apr/May Issue.
Training Ideas, premiere iss 1984 Aug-Sep 1984 Apr-May 1985
This document contains three issues of "Training Ideas," a bimonthly publication of instructional materials and articles dealing with human resource development. The premiere issue (1984) includes the following articles: "Information Retrieval: Finding That Lost Article" by Patrick Suessmuth; "Increasing Learning in Printed Materials through the Use of Retention Builders," by Patrick Suessmuth and Art Horrox; "Writing Effectiveness Inventory," by R. J. Peterson; "Planned Degradation in Training Design," by Art Horrox; "Lessons and Their Materials: Interpersonal Conflict Resolution Styles," by Patrick Suessmuth; and "Front End or the End," by Art Horrox. A trainer's key word list is also included. Articles in the August-September 1984 issue include "Conflict," by Patrick Suessmuth; "Clean Up Your Act," by Art Horrox; "That Trapped Feeling," by Bob Peterson; "Helping People," by Patrick Suessmuth; "Action Objectives," by Bob Peterson; "Courseware Design Process," by Art Horrox; and "Point of View," by Art Horrox. The first item in the April-May 1985 issue is a learning styles inventory with accompanying lesson plan and administration quidelines developed by Patrick Suessmuth. The next item, "Tips of Training" by Bob Peterson, is a question-and-answer discussion of training techniques. Provided next is a brief article by Patrick Suessmuth entitled "Guidelines for Perceiving Others from Their Perspective." Art Horrox discusses the use of behavioral objectives in computer-assisted instruction (CAI) and provides a practice exercise in an article entitled"CAI--Abbreviated Objectives." The concluding article, "Weighty Books for Trainers" by Patrick Suessmuth and Bill Cumberland, lists recommended books dealing with the following areas of training: administration, communications, course design, evaluation, group dynamics and process, instructional techniques, learning theory, labor force planning, personal and organizational interface, research and development, training equipment and materials, and training needs analysis. (MN)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Classroom Techniques, Cognitive Style, Computer Assisted Instruction, Conflict Resolution, Courseware, Delivery Systems, Foreign Countries, Helping Relationship, Information Retrieval, Instructional Materials, Labor Force Development, Lesson Plans, Postsecondary Education, Problem Solving, Program Design, Retention (Psychology), Student Evaluation, Teacher Student Relationship, Training Methods, Training Objectives, Writing Skills
Paracan Publications, Box 50, Norwood Grove Post Office, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R2H 3B8 ($11.50 each issue).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Paracan Publications, Winnipeg (Manitoba).