ERIC Number: ED314604
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Dec-31
Reference Count: 0
CBE Report. A Special Conference Issue. Vol. VIII, No. 24.
CBE Report, v8 n24 Dec 31 1989
This document reports on the Association for Community Based Education's (ACBE's) 14th annual conference. The first section is an introduction by the conference co-coordinators. The other sections describe conference sessions on the following subjects: (1) ACBE's literacy program; (2) advocacy methods, models, and resource development; (3) the concept of culture and an examination of participants' cultural backgrounds; (4) what kind of economic development training is appropriate, what training is available, and the role ACBE might play in providing training opportunities; (5) the role of native language in community-based education; (6) how to run a small business and how to place entrepreneurial efforts in the context of a community-based education process; (7) how community-based organizations can integrate writing into their programs; (8) worker education from historical, community-based, and union perspectives; and (9) future initiatives for community leadership, including professional development, institutional performance and student outcome evaluation, and program and institutional support. (CML)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Education, Adult Literacy, Advocacy, Basic Skills, Community Education, Community Resources, Cross Cultural Training, Economic Development, Functional Literacy, Fund Raising, Leadership, Literacy Education, Native Language Instruction, Nonschool Educational Programs, Outreach Programs, Professional Development, Voluntary Agencies, Volunteer Training, Volunteers
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Community Based Education, Washington, DC.
Note: Report of the conference, "Investing in People: Community Based Education and Development" (14th, Bethesda, MD, October 11-14, 1989).