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Adult education

Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur E. Bester, Manuscript

Identifier: MS-0170
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a short manuscript by Arthur E. Bestor that briefly describes the history of Chautauquas and their contributions to adult education.  The typed manuscript is dated August 14, 1929.

Gladys Grantham Benthack, Manuscript

 Collection — Other 1 folder
Identifier: MS-0171
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a signed manuscript “Tent Chautauqua: 1904-128” by Gladys Grantham Benthack and a few clippings on Chautauquas in Nebraska during the early 1900s.  Among the manuscript’s topics are the history of Chautauqua, the experience of attending and working in a Chautauqua, and the operation of a Chautauqua circuit.

Research Studies, Adult and Continuing Education Records

Identifier: RG-23-21-03
Scope and Contents The collection consists of research publications from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln' Department of Adult and Continuing Education.  The materials relate to various aspects of adult education such as: teaching methods, adult learner motivation, life cycle considerations, conferences, education in diverse geographic regions, and educational television.  A list of the included publications is available.

Wesley C. Meierhenry, Adult and Continuing Education Papers

Identifier: RG-23-21-10
Scope and Contents The collection includes manuscripts and publications written by Wesley C. Meierhenry, evaluation reports, subject files, and materials collected by Meierhenry for research and reference purposes.  Much of the collection relates to the use of technology and media in education.