ERIC Number: ED363705
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
NELDstory: The First Three Years of the National Extension Leadership Development Program.
Adrian, Judith G.; And Others
This report describes the National Extension Leadership Development (NELD) Program. Section I offers interns' reflections on the meaning of NELD in Wisconsin. Section II is a history of NELD. Section III presents minutes of meetings of the National Advisory Committee. Sections IV-X provide overviews of the various programs offered through NELD in Wisconsin. Section IV focuses on directors'/administrators' workshops that covered two themes: development of a personal philosophy of leadership and organizational development and renewal. Section V reports on the National Presidents' Invitational Forum on Outreach, intended to create a dialogue about the public service challenge for higher education among university presidents. Sections VI-VIII describe the Next Age Leadership Satellite Conference; encouragement of regional programming; and selection, role, and orientation of NELD advisors. Section IX discuss four intern seminars on developing a personal philosophy of leadership, organizational development and renewal, experiencing diversity, and developing a global perspective. Section X describes interns' independent learning activities. Section XI addresses evaluation approaches, including intern reflections, standardized personal leadership assessment instruments, and site visits. Section XII offers interns' reflections and concluding comments. Appendixes list the interns and their activities; curriculum consultants; advisory committee members; advisors; and seminars, workshops, and meetings and include intern application materials. (Contains 166 references.) (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Cultural Differences, Extension Agents, Extension Education, Futures (of Society), Global Approach, Higher Education, Internship Programs, Leaders, Leadership, Leadership Training, National Programs, Program Development, Program Implementation, State Programs, Universities
Publication Type: Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Kellogg Foundation, Battle Creek, MI.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Madison. Univ. Extension.
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin