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Kteily-Hawa, Roula; Hari, Shriya; Wong, Josephine Pui-Hing; Chikermane, Vijaya; Chambers, Lori A.; Vahabi, Mandana – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2021
This paper recounts the development and implementation of the "Peer Leader Training Manual" for the Story-Sharing for Sexual Health Research (SSSH) Study conducted in Toronto, Canada. In the disciplinary integration of health and adult education, the community-engaged health research reported here reflects the successful partnership of a…
Descriptors: Guides, Leaders, Training, Adult Education
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Grover, Ash – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2021
This research is an exploration of my evolving relationship with popular culture: as an activist, an educator, and a self-described pop-culture geek. As a biracial and queer woman working in the field of education, I am motivated to examine my own experiences with formal and informal methods of learning, addressing the social and political gaps in…
Descriptors: Films, Popular Culture, Mass Instruction, Identification
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Lyle, John – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2021
Coach development programs (CDPs) are important, but significantly under-researched and poorly understood, elements in the preparation of sport coaches. This paper draws on the author's experience of carrying out five program evaluations of CDPs in the United Kingdom. Each program evaluation was based on an evaluation model that focused on…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Program Evaluation, Athletic Coaches, Continuing Education
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Sanches, Marlon – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2021
Reducing education to pure technique is to anesthetize curiosity (Freire, 1997). Neo-liberal policies privilege private interests and promote a model of education based on competition and consumerism (Harvey, 2005). This model of education perpetuates and increases inequalities. It also affects education whose priority is not to deliver learners…
Descriptors: Democracy, Citizenship Education, Adult Education, Neoliberalism
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Gillard, Spring; VanWynsberghe, Rob – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2021
This research paper is based on a broader exploratory case study of a sustainability tour that the authors undertook. The larger study explored "the concept of learning application through the case of a sustainability tour" (Gillard, 2016, p. 226 ). The tour was part of a certificate program for sustainable community development offered…
Descriptors: Sustainable Development, Community Development, Environmental Education, Professional Continuing Education
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Sousa, José Wellington – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2021
The following content analysis aims to explore how community development has been conceived in Canadian adult education. The analysis is based on publications of the "Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education" (CJSAE) from 2009 to 2019. This article is motivated by the understanding that community development is an intrinsic part…
Descriptors: Community Development, Adult Education, Foreign Countries, Feminism
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Butterwick, Shauna; Smythe, Suzanne; Li, Jing – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2021
Informed by critical feminisms, we undertook a cartography of publications in the "Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education" (CJSAE) from 2009 to 2019. We focused on two sets of publications: those that reported on community-based research (CBR) methods and those that aimed to address marginalization as a mode of oppression,…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Periodicals, Adult Education, Educational Research
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Jeremic, Rusa – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2021
For 40 years, the Canadian Association for the Study of Adult Education has been instrumental in promoting debate on critical pedagogical approaches and sharing best practices in engaging in transformative education models. A few months into 2020, it became clear that not only were we in a new age--the digital age--identified by some as the Fourth…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Adult Education, Educational Practices, Best Practices
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Guo, Shibao; Liu, Jingzhou – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2021
This article takes stock of research on immigration and adult education in Canada from 1981 to 2020. Through summative content analysis, we analyze the Canadian Association for the Study of Adult Education's annual conference proceedings to examine how Canadian adult educators have taken up these topics in their research over the past 40 years.…
Descriptors: Educational Research, Immigration, Adult Education, Foreign Countries
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Carter, Lorraine; Janes, Diane – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2021
In this conceptual paper based on ideas proposed by Gilson and Goldberg (2015), we consider how themes in the Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education from 2010 to 2020 and other themes from the broader post-secondary education literature inform a conceptual framework for university continuing education units in a post-pandemic world. In…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Universities, Adult Education, Periodicals
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Potter, Judith – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2021
This study uses the McGill Community for Lifelong Learning (MCLL) as a case study to probe issues related to seniors' learning within university contexts, including demographics, effects of learning on the lives of older adults, mutual benefits, and expectations for learners and the university community of which they are members. The intention of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Adult Learning, Lifelong Learning, Adult Students
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Browning, Kimberly F. – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2020
The recognition of prior learning (RPL) has been implemented to varying degrees across Canada in secondary schools and post-secondary institutions, through workplace training models, businesses, sector councils and industry groups, apprenticeship, the military, and professional accrediting/regulatory bodies. RPL however remains fragmented and…
Descriptors: Prior Learning, College Faculty, Teacher Attitudes, Foreign Countries
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Jubas, Kaela – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2020
In this article, I present my analysis of an advertisement for a local professional football team. Central premises here include the conceptualization of adult learning as occurring holistically in the course of everyday encounters, and Sara Ahmed's thoughts on the social function of affect, especially happiness or "good feeling." I…
Descriptors: Athletics, Team Sports, Advertising, Adult Learning
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Kops, William John – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2020
Interest in older adult education (OAE) is intensifying for several reasons. The number of older adults in Canada is growing, increasing the proportion of older people in the population. Many older adults are now more active and want creative challenges, opportunities to learn, and chances to contribute to their community. In turn, cognitive and…
Descriptors: Older Adults, Universities, Foreign Countries, Program Development
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Bajwa, Jaswant Kaur; Kidd, Sean; Abaim, Mulugeta; Knouzi, Ibtissem; Couto, Sidonia; McKenzie, Kwame – Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, 2020
This paper describes how various community partners collaborated to design and implement a student-centred, trauma-informed educational program that addresses the personal and systemic barriers identified by refugees who are survivors of trauma as obstacles to accessing higher education, and consequently social inclusion, in Canada. This 14-week…
Descriptors: Trauma, Refugees, Student Centered Learning, Program Design
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