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CALL FOR CHAPTERS: Military Veterans Transitioning to Higher Education and the Civilian Workforce: Challenges, Opportunities, Supports, and Resources

2023-09-20T20:33:12-04:00

Edited By: Yvonne Hunter-Johnson, Southern Illinois University CarbondaleTimothy J. Ros, McKendree UniversityMary V. Alfred, Texas A&M University For men and women who have served in the Armed Forces, transitioning from the “military world” to the “civilian world” is the ultimate journey. Hence, veterans encounter many challenges as they acclimate to civilian life, obtain academic and professional qualifications, secure employment, and much more. Many veterans transition from military service into higher education, but they are often met with unique challenges. The obstacles they encounter are not limited to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), as many factors can impact their academic success and [...]

CALL FOR CHAPTERS: Military Veterans Transitioning to Higher Education and the Civilian Workforce: Challenges, Opportunities, Supports, and Resources2023-09-20T20:33:12-04:00

IJAVET Call for Papers

2014-12-18T10:23:31-05:00

CALL FOR PAPERS Mission of IJAVET: The mission of the International Journal of Adult Vocational Education and Technology (IJAVET) is to advance the understanding, practice, and research within career and technical education (CTE), adult education, and technology. IJAVET delivers high quality academic articles that are engaging, thought provoking, participative, and reflective spanning a wide spectrum of related issues. Providing original and creative ideas based on results of research, this journal employs a variety of methods and approaches, including (but not limited to) quantitative and qualitative analysis. Indices of IJAVET: Applied Social Sciences Index & Abstracts (ASSIA) Bacon's Media Directory Cabell's Directories [...]

IJAVET Call for Papers2014-12-18T10:23:31-05:00

IJAVET Call for Papers: Social Justice and Human Rights

2014-08-17T17:29:18-04:00

International Journal of Adult Education and Technology (IJAVET) Call for Papers Topic: Social Justice and Human Rights Adult education has a long history of addressing issues of social justice and human rights, including the Antigonish Movement in Canada and the Highlander Folks School in the United States. In recent decades, we have tended to forget our adult education roots as we strive to meet the needs of learners and also the needs of business and industry. This is what Stephen Brookfield objected to in his 1986 book, Understanding and Facilitating Adult Learning, when he suggested that educators were becoming automatons responding [...]

IJAVET Call for Papers: Social Justice and Human Rights2014-08-17T17:29:18-04:00

Handbook for Sustaining Standards-Based Education in Adult Education

2014-06-24T08:34:38-04:00

The Handbook for Sustaining Standards-Based Education in Adult Education was prepared by RTI International as part of the Promoting College and Career Readiness Standards in Adult Basic Education project under contract to the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education (OCTAE), Contract # ED-CFO-10-A-0117/0001. The purpose of this handbook is to help state leaders improve the odds of generating sustained organizational support for standards-based reforms, so that leaders can develop long-lasting roots for promising reforms and propagate them system-wide. The handbook presents a strategic framework, based on significant research, to assist with the full implementation of effective [...]

Handbook for Sustaining Standards-Based Education in Adult Education2014-06-24T08:34:38-04:00
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