ERIC Number: ED472600
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Learning for Life: Adult Learners Week Report (September 3-9, 2000).
This publication highlights information, comments, and other materials related to Adult Learners Week (ALW)2000 in Australia. An introduction (Tony Brown)describes the context and events of ALW 2000. A message from the Chair of ALW (Dorothy Lucardie) provides a summary. A list of Highlights, messages from the Patron of ALW (William Deane) and the Prime Minister of Australia (John Howard), and itineraries of two international guests, Stephanie Young and Bob Fryer, follow. Comments from the national launch (Trich Worth, Shane Gould, Bob Fryer) are summarized. Stories of real learners are highlighted. Other sections discuss promotion of ALW; report on ALW 2000 awards for Community Learning Leader and Reconciliation Learning Program and on winners of photo and writing competitions; present comments of Friends of ALW, prominent Australians in a variety of professions who support adult learning; and describe a guide on organizing Learning Festivals and Weeks. Information on award winner and events of state and territory ALW follow for the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, and Western Australia. Appendixes include lists of award winners and National Steering Committee members. (YLB)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Adult Education, Adult Learning, Adult Students, Awards, Community Education, Demonstration Programs, Developed Nations, Educational Policy, Educational Practices, Foreign Countries, Lifelong Learning, National Programs, Publicity, Student Improvement
Adult Learning Australia, PO Box 308, Jamison Centre, ACT 2614 ($22.50 Australian). E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.ala.asn.au.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Adult Learning Australia, Inc., Jamison.
Identifiers - Location: Australia