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ERIC Number: ED377386
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Nov
Pages: 185
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Agency and Partnership Based Orientation Program for Workplace Educators.
Jackson, Joyce; Schwendeman, Ruth
This guide contains the materials needed to conduct a 3-day workshop that is part of a program to train Quinsigamond Community College (QCC) staff to deliver on-site workplace education (WE) programs. Presented first is an overview explaining the orientation program's agency-based, site-specific, and subject-specific components. The next three sections contain outlines for conducting workshop sessions on the following topics: QCC's mission and role in the community, concepts of adult learning, guiding principles of WE, program development, roles/responsibilities of planning teams, training planning teams, functioning in a business setting, delivering WE instruction, analyzing basic skills, developing learning activities, and evaluating programs. Each session outline contains the following: time and materials required, objectives, and steps in conducting the session. The activities and materials planned for the site- and subject-specific components of the orientation, which have yet to be developed, are discussed. Appendixes contain the following: transparency masters and handouts containing information about QCC, adult learning, and topics taught in WE courses; and sample instructional materials for use in WE programs. Contains 33 references on adult learning. (MN)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Massachusetts State Dept. of Education, Boston.
Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts