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NCJ Number: 833 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: DEVELOPMENTAL LABORATORY FOR CORRECTIONAL TRAINING INTERIM REPORT
Author(s): C V MATTHEWS
Date Published: 1967
Page Count: 75
Sponsoring Agency: Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, IL 62901
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: OLEA-041
Sale Source: Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, IL 62901
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: STRATEGY OF IN-SERVICE TRAINING TO BRING ABOUT IMPROVEMENT AND CHANGE IN CORRECTIONS.
Abstract: BRIDGING THE GULF BETWEEN THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES AND PRACTICE IN THE CORRECTIONAL FIELD IS THE PRIMARY GOAL. OTHER OBJECTIVES ARE TO GIVE THE CORRECTIONAL TRAINER A FRAMEWORK OF KNOWLEDGE FROM WHICH TO ASSESS CURRENT TRENDS IN CORRECTIONS, PROVIDE TRAINING IN LEARNING PRINCIPLES, HUMAN BEHAVIOR, COMMUNICATION PROCEDURES, AND TEACHING TECHNOLOGY, AFFORD PRACTICE IN TEACHING UNDER SUPERVISION USING THE KNOWLEDGE AND TOOLS GAINED, AND DEMONSTRATE HOW TRAINING EFFECTIVELY CARRIED OUT CAN BE A TOOL FOR CHANGING CORRECTIONAL PRACTICE.
Index Term(s): Community-based corrections (adult); Correctional in-service training; Correctional Personnel Training; Correctional planning
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