ERIC Number: ED417282
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Portraits: A Showcase of Good Ideas in Adult Community Education.
Timmers, Gail, Ed.
This publication contains nine short descriptive case studies of local adult education programs, including viticulture, women's reentry into the work force, music theory, work skills for people with disabilities, local history, intergenerational family literacy, and workplace training. The studies give a good overview of the diversity of learners' backgrounds, program objectives, and program delivery in adult and community education programs in Victoria, Australia. Information is provided on program development, course content, program implementation, outcomes, administration, and resources. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Case Studies, Community Programs, Course Content, Delivery Systems, Disabilities, Foreign Countries, Literacy Education, On the Job Training, Program Development, Program Implementation, Womens Education, Workplace Literacy
Adult Literacy Resource and Information Service, Language Australia, GPO Box 372F, Melbourne, Victoria 3001, Australia ($15 plus postage).
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Adult, Community, and Further Education Board, Melbourne (Australia).
Identifiers - Location: Australia