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Bergstrom, Joan M. – PTA Today, 1991
Describes how to plan enjoyable family times for parents and children. Activities can be based on the child's special interests, the parent's work or hobby, or a sense of adventure. The article suggests places to visit such as national wildlife preserves, aquariums, farms, newspapers, factories, candy stores, and greenhouses. (SM)
Descriptors: Adults, Children, Cooperative Planning, Family Life
Barr, Pat – ILO Panorama, 1971
Article discusses various programs, now in progress in Great Britain, which are attempting to make the adjustment from working life to retirement easy and pleasant for senior citizens. The programs offer education, medical aid, home visits, geriatric units, museum trips, visits to art galleries, social clubs, and hobby centers, and social events.…
Descriptors: Emotional Adjustment, Retirement, Skill Development, Social Adjustment
Burnside, Charles L., Ed. – TJCTA Messenger, 1988
Published four times annually by the Texas Junior College Teachers Association (TJCTA), this newsletter provides news about events affecting Texas Junior Colleges and their faculty, chronicles the efforts and activities of the TJCTA, and provides a forum for discourse on topics in community college education. The first issue of the 1987-88…
Descriptors: Academic Education, Advocacy, College Faculty, College Instruction
Carlson, Bernice Wells; Ginglend, David R. – 1968
Intended for recreational leaders, classroom teachers, volunteers, and parents, the text presents guidelines for planning and conducting activities for mentally retarded youth and young adults. Consideration of understanding the maturing retardate and his social needs includes different kinds of beneficial social experiences, the maturing…
Descriptors: Activities, Adolescents, Community Involvement, Exceptional Child Education
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Beck, Bernard – Multicultural Perspectives, 2004
Culture offers people suggestions for dealing with life's vicissitudes, and people find different suggestions in different cultures. In a multicultural society, they have a variety of alternatives to choose among: ethnicities, regionalisms, lifestyles, religious movements, occupations, hobbies, and more. In American society, the groups that are…
Descriptors: Subcultures, Cultural Awareness, Programming (Broadcast), Cultural Pluralism
Silliman, Anna, Ed. – Hands-On English, 1999
The six issues of this newsletter for teachers and tutors of adult English as a second language (ESL) contain articles on classroom teaching techniques and activities, including dictations, presentations, hints for teaching beginners, multi-level crossword puzzles, conversation activities, reading exercises, guessing and describing games, use of…
Descriptors: Adult Education, Audiovisual Aids, Book Reviews, Citizenship Education
Buell, Charles – 1974
The revised 1974 bibliography on physical education contains an annotated listing of approximately 75 books, articles, periodicals, newsletters, films, slides, and videotapes for use in programing for visually impaired persons. Activities covered include adapted, corrective, and developmental physical education; swimming; athletics; dance; motor…
Descriptors: Adapted Physical Education, Athletics, Bibliographies, Blindness
Canton, Alan N. – 1996
Based on the idea that older adults have built up a wealth of knowledge during their lifetimes, this guide discusses how to build a profitable business from such knowledge through feature writing, ghost writing, public relations writing, and grant writing. The guide is aimed at the person who has a lifetime of experience in a business, trade,…
Descriptors: Economic Opportunities, Entrepreneurship, Independent Study, Older Adults
Schaaf, William L. – 1963
This literature guide is a bibliography of books, articles, and periodicals concerned with mathematical recreations. This is the third edition of a book which contained more than 2,000 entries in its original edition. Supplements have been added to bring the bibliography up-to-date. The guide is intended for the professional mathematician and the…
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Literature Guides, Literature Reviews, Mathematical Enrichment
Schaaf, William L. – 1970
This book is a partially annotated bibliography of books, articles and periodicals concerned with mathematical games, puzzles, tricks, amusements, and paradoxes. Volume 2 follows an original monograph which has gone through three editions. The present volume not only brings the literature up to date but also includes material which was omitted in…
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Literature Guides, Literature Reviews, Mathematical Enrichment
Danky, James P., Ed.; And Others – 1980
The papers contained in this compilation were drawn from the proceedings of a 1978 conference on periodical publishing in Wisconsin. Papers in the first section of the collection deal with the basics of publishing and cover such topics as selecting articles, starting a new publication, mailing procedures, aesthetics and layout, and printing…
Descriptors: Agriculture, Athletics, Hobbies, Journalism
BRAZZIEL, WILLIAM F. – 1964
AN EFFORT TO OVERCOME THE LIMITED EXPERIENCES OF DISADVANTAGED NEGRO CHILDREN WAS MADE IN A RENOVATED ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN THE HEART OF THE DOWNTOWN REDEVELOPMENT AREA OF NORFOLK, VIRGINIA. IT WAS HOPED THAT THE EXPERIMENT COULD TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE ATMOSPHERE OF RENEWAL WHICH SURROUNDED THE CHILDREN AND THEIR FAMILIES. THE FIRST PHASE OF THE…
Descriptors: Black Culture, Black Students, Cultural Enrichment, Disadvantaged Youth
Gaither, Gerald, Ed. – 1999
This book, a compilation of 12 chapters written by leaders at postsecondary institutions, examines multicampus systems of higher education, and the dynamic environment in which these systems operate. Part 1 discusses the role, scope, mission and purpose of multicampus systems: (1) "Management and Leadership Challenges of Multicampus Systems" (D.…
Descriptors: College Role, Community Colleges, Educational Change, Educational Environment
Van Why, Elizabeth Wharton, Comp. – 1977
Designed for parents who have adopted or who contemplate adoption, and for educational, legal, medical, social, and theological professionals, this bibliography and source book contains over 1250 citations relating to adoption. The book is divided into two parts. The first section is a bibliography of articles, personal narratives, dissertations,…
Descriptors: Adopted Children, Adoption, Annotated Bibliographies, Audiovisual Aids
PASSAGE, 1992
This document consists of a report on a project to develop a newsletter for adult learners and unemployed and underemployed individuals in Pennsylvania who want to expand their educational training and improve their career opportunities. The ten newsletter issues published for volume 3 are appended to the report. Among the articles are the…
Descriptors: Adult Education, Career Information Systems, Career Planning, Education Work Relationship
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