ERIC Number: ED315934
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Community Advisory Committee (CAC) Leadership Training.
Carlisle, Lynn; Lesniak, Pat
This document presents one module in a set of training resources for trainers to use with parents and/or professionals serving children with disabilities; focus is on community advisory committee leadership training. The modules stress content and activities that build skills and offer resources to promote parent-professional collaboration. Each training module takes about 2 hours. The module guide has eight sections: a publicity flyer, topic narrative, overview, trainer agenda, activities, summary, bibliography, and evaluation. Introductory information explains how to use the modules including conducting a needs assessment, planning the training, selecting the training module, implementation, evaluation, and followup. Objectives of this module are: (1) learn more about one another and what each member brings to the group, (2) gain insight into how each member functions on the team, (3) become more aware of the dynamics of effective groups, and (4) review the group's goals and plan for the group's future. A bibliography identifies four books, magazines, or other resources. (DB)
Descriptors: Advisory Committees, Community Development, Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Group Dynamics, Group Guidance, Interpersonal Communication, Parent School Relationship, Participative Decision Making, Teamwork
Resources in Special Education, 900 J St., Sacramento, CA 95814-2703 ($7.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Community
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Div. of Special Education.
Note: For related documents, see EC 222 038-052.