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NCJ Number: 26257 Find in a Library
Title: DEVELOPING CURRICULUM MATERIALS FOR ADULTS IN COUNTY PRISONS
Journal: FEDERAL PROBATION  Volume:38  Issue:2  Dated:(JUNE 1974)  Pages:41-45
Author(s): D H SACKETT; H E BLAKE
Corporate Author: Administrative Office of the United States Courts
United States of America
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 5
Sponsoring Agency: Administrative Office of the United States Courts
Washington, DC 20544
National Institute of Justice/
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Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
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United States of America
Document: PDF
Publisher: http://www.uscourts.gov 
Type: Instructional Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: EDUCATIONAL AND INSTITUTIONAL FACTORS TO BE CONSIDERED IN DEVELOPING CURRICULUM MATERIALS FOR COURT-COMMITTED ADULTS IN COUNTY INSTITUTIONS.
Abstract: GENERAL CATEGORIES OF FACTORS DISCUSSED ARE AS FOLLOW: COMMONALITIES RELATING TO STUDENTS, COMMONALITIES OF CONTENT, ORGANIZATION AND APPROACH, TEACHER CONSIDERATIONS, SOCIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL FACTORS, THE PRISON ENVIRONMENT, A REWARD SYSTEM, SCHEDULING, AND ADMINISTRATIVE REGULATIONS. THE AUTHORS ASSERT THE NEED FOR UNIQUELY DESIGNED MATERIALS FOR USE IN THE UNIQUE ENVIRONMENT OF PRISON.
Index Term(s): Adult education; Correctional facilities; Course materials; Curriculum; Management
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