Information on the Adult Education Act of 1966, as amended, given in this document includes the following: (1) program objectives, (2) program strategy, (3) evaluation techniques, (4) program universe, (5) student characteristics, (6) target population, (7) program impact, and (8) training needs. ERIC and the Adult Education Act: 25 Years of Collaboration. ERIC Digest No. 107. In 1966, two events of significance for the field of adult education occurred: Congress approved the first adult education act in the Nation's history and the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) system was established.
The United States Code is meant to be an organized, logical compilation of the laws passed by Congress. At its top level, it divides the world of legislation into fifty topically-organized Titles, and each Title is further subdivided into any number of logical subtopics. survey of students in the Adult Basic Education Program, administered under authority of the Adult Education Act. of 1966. This survey was a joint effort of the U.S. Office of Education and the State and local public school systems. The overall project, including the planning, implementation and final processing of data, represents three years.
of Education, Office of Vocational and Adult Education, An American Heritage—Federal Adult Education: A Legislative History 1964-2013, Washington, DC, 2013. The Adult Education Act of 1966.. 11 Chapter III: The Stabilizing Years—1968 to 1978. Opportunity Act of 1964, Adult Education Act of 1966 (Amendments of 1966), and the Amendments of 1968, 1970, 1972, 1974, and 1978. Each Summary provides the legislative history, purpose, definitions, and major provisions. The final section reports the major revisions in the Adult Education Act from 1966 to 1978 under the headings used in the.
Adult Education Act 1966 X; Showing 1 to 15 of 17 results Save | Export Literacy for the New Millennium. Volume 4: Adult Literacy. Praeger Perspectives. Direct link. Guzzetti, Barbara J., Ed. – Praeger, 2007. Living in an age of communication, literacy is an extremely integral part of our society. Federal funding and support for adult education have been provided through the Vocational Education Act (1963), the Economic Opportunity Act (1964), the Manpower Act (1965), the Adult Education Act (1966, amended 1970), the Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (1973), the Lifelong Learning Act (1976), and for a broader spectrum of learners.