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International Journal of Adult Vocational Education and Technology

April 2012 Volume 3, Number 2

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Number of articles: 5

  1. Select Learning Organizations?

    Linda Ellington, Palm Beach Atlantic University, United States

    Transformation is how adults make meaning from and interpret experiences. Transformation know-how is an important attribute to demonstrate while leading. This paper examines the transformational... More

    pp. 1-9

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  2. ReVisioning the Public Library as an Oasis of Learning

    Mary Cassell, Broward County Library, United States; Jo Bamdas & Valerie Bryan, Florida Atlantic University, United States

    Culturally diverse older adult learners are among the fastest growing age groups for which public libraries promote the needs of lifelong learning today. This article explores the past, present,... More

    pp. 10-22

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  3. Emergency Preparedness: Life, Limb, the Pursuit of Safety and Social Justice

    Marianne Russo, Valerie Bryan & Gerri Penney, Florida Atlantic University, United States

    Since 9-11, emergency preparedness has been the focus on federal, state, tribal, and local levels. Although current research describes emergency management response, many barriers may exist that... More

    pp. 23-34

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  4. Characteristics of Teachers Nominated for an Accelerated Principal Preparation Program

    Steve Rios & Daniel Reyes-Guerra, Florida Atlantic University, United States

    This article reports the initial evaluation results of a new accelerated, job-embedded principal preparation program funded by a Race to the Top Grant (U.S. Department of Education, 2012a) in... More

    pp. 35-46

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  5. Teaching with Technology: Reaching Out in the Digital Age

    Susan Dennett & Maria Vásquez-Colina, Florida Atlantic University, United States

    In this article, the authors discuss how technology can enhance online teaching and student engagement. As the number of adult learners increase and the continuing use of online teaching increases,... More

    pp. 47-53

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