ERIC Number: ED310228
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Continuing Higher Education: In Retrospect and toward the Future. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting, Association for Continuing Higher Education (50th, Salt Lake City, Utah, October 30-November 2, 1988).
Jackson, Jan, Ed.
These proceedings contain addresses and summaries of presentations made in concurrent sessions at the annual meeting. The addresses are: Association for Continuing Higher Education (ACHE)--Then and Now: What Our Past Has To Tell Us about Our Future" (Nelcamp and others); "A Conversation with Alex Haley" (Haley); "Luncheon Address of President-Elect" (Mills); "A Challenge for the 90's: Increased Educational Opportunities for Adults" (Mattfeld); and "Future Directions for Adult Continuing Education" (Knox). The concurrent sessions are: "The Past Persistent: Profiles of Nontraditional Women Students, 1900-1940" (Geyer); "From State to College to Classroom: A Multimedia Approach to Gender Equity and Multicultural Awareness" (Dumais); "A Developing Market for Continuing Education: The Reserve and On-Base Military Education" (Watt, Kelly); "Assessing the Impact of Adult Continuing Education on Economic Development" (Moore); "On the Edge: Should Continuing Education Remain Marginal?" (Marksbury, Foster); "The Conference Planner as Entrepreneur: Programming for Success" (Harris, Vonler); "Addressing the Career Change Needs of Adult Students" (Rowe and others); "Recruiting and Retaining...Faculty" (Huebner); "How to Exchange Information Electronically with Other Continuing Education Professionals" (Gadbow); "Noncredit Continuing Education: Today's Challenges Create Tomorrow's Traditions" (Long); "Professional Development Programs for Teachers: An Applied Model" (Infantino); "The Winning Formula" (Yoder); "Accommodating Older Persons to Higher Education" (Cortright);"Educating Internally: Strategies for Achieving a More Central Role for Continuing Education in College and University Affairs" (Fey); "Contract Programs: Focus on Indirect Costs, Overhead, and Profit" (Long); "The Role of Higher Education in Rural Economic Development" (Caskey and others); "National Continuing Education Programming: The Perils and the Rewards" (Nance, Cowan); "A Model Program for Rural Women: Now and the Future" (Barnes); "Writing for Publication" (Shields); "Inside Education: College in Prison" (Danglade); "How Americans in Transition Study for College Credit" (Brickell); "Building a Campus Consensus for Continuing Education" (Norris, Roughton); "Student Services in Continuing Education" (Perillo, Glines); "Applications of New Technology" (Bridwell, Lott); "What Marketing Psychology Means to Brochure Design" (Foster); "Continuing Education for Business: Issues, Threats, and Opportunities" (Falk); and "Demonstrations of New Technology: The Optel System and Satellite Delivery Systems" (Phillips and others). Highlights of business meetings are also presented. Appendixes include reports of the various committees. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Students, Continuing Education, Correctional Education, Economic Development, Faculty Development, Females, Futures (of Society), Governance, Higher Education, Information Technology, Marketing, Multicultural Education, Nontraditional Students, Outcomes of Education, Sex Fairness, Teacher Persistence, Teacher Recruitment
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Continuing Higher Education.