ERIC Number: ED454369
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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The Voice of Our History, 1945-1995.
Vickerman, Kathrine D.
This document presents the history of the first 50 years (1945-95) of the Mountain Plains Adult Education Association (MPAEA). The MPAEA, which includes adult education leaders from the states of Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming, strives to ensure that every adult is prepared for a lifetime of learning and to foster cooperation among the persons and organizations practicing or researching adult education throughout the region. Following introductory materials, including the organization's first constitution, the document contains descriptions of MPAEA's activities in year 8 (1953) through year 50 (1995). Appendices contain a list of past presidents, a list of award recipients and emeriti, the current constitution, and descriptions of scholarships available through the organization. The information comes from conference proceedings, agendas, brochures, newsletters, journals, and correspondence. Examples of these publications and photos of association events are included. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Education, Awards, Educational History, Educational Research, Educational Resources, Leaders, Nonprofit Organizations, Organizational Change, Organizational Climate, Organizational Development, Organizational Objectives, Postsecondary Education, Professional Associations, Professional Development, Regional Cooperation
Idaho State University, P.O. Box 8015, Pocatello. ID 83209. Tel: 208-236-4545; Fax: 208-236-5806; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: http://www.mpaea.org/. For full text: http://www.mpaea.org/info/hist/toc.html.
Publication Type: Historical Materials
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Authoring Institution: Mountain Plains Adult Education Association.