ERIC Number: ED358711
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Managing ELT Aid Projects for Sustainability. Dunford House Seminar Report (England, United Kingdom, July 24-28, 1989).
British Council, London (England).
Proceedings of a seminar on the management of English second language training (ELT) in British technical assistance programs are presented in the form of narrative summaries. An introductory section gives an overview of the conference. Four subsequent chapters summarize presentations and discussions on these topics: project management, documentation, coordination, and evaluation; the views on project sustainability of the British overseas aid agency, the private ELT sector, and a construction firm involved in projects in developing countries; case studies for Sri Lanka, Kenya, East Malaysia, and Ethiopia; and suggestions for ways the British Council can help enhance project longevity. Appended materials include an article entitled "Pulling Out of a Project: Twelve Tips for Project Planners" (Paul Woods); a framework for planning and evaluating projects; a chart of typical project structures; a list of participants; and a seminar schedule. (MSE)
Descriptors: Case Studies, Developing Nations, Economic Development, Elementary Secondary Education, English (Second Language), Foreign Countries, Government Role, Higher Education, Long Range Planning, Program Administration, Program Evaluation, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Programs, Technical Assistance
English Language Division, The British Council, Medlock Street, Manchester M15 4AA, England, United Kingdom.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: British Council, London (England).
Identifiers - Location: Ethiopia; Kenya; Malaysia; Sri Lanka; United Kingdom