By Hallie, PhD Baker,Tina M., PhD Kruger,Rona J., PhD Karasik

ISBN-10: 0826149162

ISBN-13: 9780826149169

A exclusive consultant to energetic, attractive studying thoughts for getting older studies

Harnessing the confirmed merits of energetic studying ideas, this is often the 1st job publication created for a wide spectrum of classes in aging-related larger schooling. It good points 32 school room and community-based academic actions for teachers trying to introduce and/or increase getting older content material of their classes. Underscoring the interdisciplinary nature of getting older reports, the booklet encompasses instructing techniques for teachers in such disciplines as Counseling, kin reviews, Gerontology, Geriatrics, medication, Psychology, Public management, Public well-being, Nursing, Social paintings, Sociology, Speech Pathology, and others.

This peer-reviewed choice of hands-on actions is designed via famous educators in getting older and comprises AGHE expertise. It deals transparent, step by step methods for imposing each one job together with practise, creation, the task itself, discussion/reflection, wrap-up, and evaluate. The booklet additionally addresses studying results and comprises strategies for variety of members, settings, fabrics, and time required. Encompassing key, impactful matters affecting older members, the textual content examines Ageism and getting older within the Media, Dementia, Demography, well-being Care, Housing, actual getting older, coverage and Politics of getting older, optimistic Interactions with Older Adults, and Spirituality. as well as its price to scholars, the book’s actions also are invaluable to pros educating or partaking in employees trainings, in-services, and carrying on with education.

Key Features:

  • Contains 32 experiential studying actions for college kids in an outstanding number of aging-related disciplines
  • Designed for actions within the lecture room, in the neighborhood, online, and take- home
  • Provides transparent, step by step approaches for every task from implementation via assessment
  • Addresses pupil studying results and encompasses a glossary
  • Incorporates AGHE competencies
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