ERIC Number: ED430111
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
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Continuing Professional Education in Transition. Visions for the Professions and New Strategies for Lifelong Learning.
Young, William H., Ed.
This book contains 22 chapters, each by separate authors, about the present and changing state of continuing professional education. The following are included: "Introduction" (William H. Young); "Visioning in Continuing Professional Education via Paradigm Shifts in Research Activities" (Thomas A. Lifvendahl); "Wellness for Professionals" (Michele Hamil); "Continuing Education for the Professions" (Jane R. Flagello); "The Infusion/Utilization of Critical Thinking Skills in Professional Practice" (Arnold Bickham); "On Their Own: Professionals Need Entrepreneurship Education" (Zira J. Smith); "Implications and Impact of Emerging Communications Technologies" (Brenda G. Young); "The Role of Continuing Professional Education in a Virtual Organization" (Deborah Lavin Colky, Michael Colky); "The Problems and the Promise of Diversity in the Professions" (LaVerne Gyant); "Systematic Efforts in Continuing Professional Education Focusing on Mandatory Continuing Professional Education" (William H. Young); "Continuing Medical Education in Transition" (Katherine Pijanowski); "The Lamp Burns Brightly: Trends in Continuing Education for Nursing" (Anne M. Devney); "Emerging Issues in Social Work" (Sandra J. Mills); "Continuing Education in Dietetics" (Janet Regan-Klich); "The Ministry" (Monty L. Winters); "Continuing Professional Education for Teachers" (Daniel J. Cavallini); "Current Issues in Continuing Legal Education" (Patrick J. S. Waring); "Continuing Professional Education and Policing" (Thomas Arnold, Gene Scaramella); "Continuing Professional Military Education" (Tony Latham); "Continuing Professional Education in Real Estate" (Margot B. Weinstein); "Critical Issues Facing Engineering" (Richard Eugene Clehouse); "Continuing Education for Information Systems Professionals" (David D. Branigan); "A National Board Certification Process for K-12 Educators" (Rita E. Clehouse); and "Conclusion" (William H. Young). (KC)
Descriptors: Career Change, Educational Trends, Employment Patterns, Employment Practices, Employment Qualifications, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Individual Development, Inservice Education, Lifelong Learning, Management Development, Professional Continuing Education, Professional Development, Professional Occupations, Teacher Improvement
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Note: "Foreword by Ronald M. Cervero."