Time to meet the need for lifelong learning
- No more subsidized macrame. Jenkinson, Michael // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;5/29/95, Vol. 22 Issue 24, p36
Reports that the Calgary Catholic Board of Education has eliminated its continuing education section. Reasons behind the decision; Trend in putting continuing education on self-sufficiency basis in Alberta.
- Continuing education. // Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society;Jul97, Vol. 78 Issue 7, p1538
Presents information on studies pertaining to various courses for persons interested in continuing their education. Information on Trinity Consultants Incorporated, which is conducting specialized training in dispersion modeling; Introduction on an advanced study courses by the International...
- Lifelong learning in Europe. Field, John // Adults Learning;Feb96, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p131
Reports on the European dimension in continuing education. Evidence on adult learning as one of top priorities; Publication of the European Commission's White paper on education and training; Opportunity to raise public profile on adult learning and its dimensions.
- The European Year of Lifelong Learning. Cresson, Edith // Adults Learning;May96, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p215
Presents a speech on the significance of the European Year of Lifelong Learning program of the European Union. Social and economic support for education and training; Four major issues to be addressed; Proposals for building a learning society.
- Why lifetime learning matters to every one. Paice, James // Adults Learning;May96, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p228
Presents a speech on the importance of lifetime learning. Achievements of the National Institute for Adult Continuing Education (NAIC); Challenges to lifetime learning; Grant of the Investors in People Award to NAIC.
- From `labour society' to `learning society'. A provocative proposal. Alheit, Peter // Adults Learning;Jun96, Vol. 7 Issue 10, p251
Focuses on the need for a progression from a labor society to a learning society in relation to policies for activating individual demand for continuing education. Departure from classical models for activating education; Concept of second, non-commodified sector of activity.
- APHA seeks members' ideas on expanding CE program. // Nation's Health;Feb97, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p16
Discusses that the Executive Board has created a Continuing Education (CE) Committee to help American Public Health Association (APHA) expand future CE offerings. Action done by the CE Committee to help the program grow.
- Companies see educating employees as recipe for continued success. de Seife, Ethan // Fairfield County Business Journal;7/24/95, Vol. 34 Issue 30, p12
Focuses on the importance of continuing education in business. Tuition reimbursement programs; Business-related studies; Use of train the trainer programs; Benefits to the bond between worker and employer; Comments from industry executives. INSET: Where to find skilled employees ranks as a...
- Schools link to `real world'. Fitzpatrick, Doreen D. // Fairfield County Business Journal;7/29/96, Vol. 35 Issue 31, p9
Focuses on continuing education in Connecticut. Apprenticeship programs; Benefits to students; Curriculum description. INSET: School-to-work programs teach needed skills..
- Higher education is not merely for the kids anymore. Reed, Vita // Las Vegas Business Press;08/12/96, Vol. 13 Issue 46, p13
Reports on developments related to continuing education in Las Vegas, Nevada. Courses offered by area-based University of Nevada-Las Vegas, and the Community College of Southern Nevada.