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The tertiary education review and the fourth sector
(University of Canterbury. Continuing and Bridging Education, 1997)
Ethics and the education of adults: a review essay
(University of Canterbury. Continuing and Bridging Education, 1998)
The main purpose of this essay is to review Peter Jarvis' book on Ethics and education for adults in a late modern society published by the National Institute of Adult and Continuing Education (England and Wales) (NIACE) ...
Participation by older people in educational activities in New Zealand - theoretical perspectives and policies
(University of Canterbury. Adult Education Teaching and Research, 1991)
In this article a range of explanations for the patterns of educational participation by older people in New Zealand are examined. These include explanations that focus on the impact of historical changes, the physiological ...
Education & Older Adults: discourse, ideologies and policies from the 1980s to 2001
(University of Canterbury. Continuing and Bridging Education, 2005)
The aim of this paper is to describe and critique key policies and policy documents relevant to older adults’ learning and education from the 1980s to 2001. It engages in a critique of these policies and documents in the ...
Stopping and Starting: experiences of adults returning to formal literacy learning
(University of Canterbury. Continuing and Bridging Education, 2002)
The professionalisation of adult education in Aotearoa New Zealand, 1930s-1960s
(University of Canterbury. Continuing and Bridging Education, 1996)
This article forms part of a wider study of the attempts by various agencies, organisations and individuals to promote the professionalisation of adult education in Aotearoa New Zealand. The concepts of 'profession' and ...
Research Digest. Guidance and counselling in Hong Kong, Malaysia and China
(University of Canterbury. School of Educational Studies and Human Development, 2009)
In July, 2008, the Inaugural Asia Pacific Rim International Counselling Conference was held in Hong Kong. The conference attracted nearly 400 delegates and students and culminated in the founding of a new regional ...
Merger, Mana, Scholarship and Power: Four Perspectives of Issues Impacting on Quality in Teacher Education in the Merger of College of Education with University
(University of Canterbury. School of Literacies and Arts in Education., 2006)
The merger of the Christchurch College of Education with the University of Canterbury on 1st January 2007 was the pivotal point of major change for academic staff in the College, and focused a number of areas of contested ...
Teaching Around The World
(University of Canterbury. College of Education., 2006)
Allison Ayrton is a Christchurch College of Education Lecturer in the School of Primary Teacher Education. She has taken two years off to teach primary and travel throughout the United States.
The "New Zealand Fellowship" in New Zealand: It's Activity and Influence in the 1930s and 1940s
(University of Canterbury. School of Maori, Social and Cultural Studies in Education., 1998)
This paper describes the operation of the organisation in New Zealand in an effort to reflect the collective philosophy of a group of educational activists, including politicians, government education officials and academics ...