A learning community two years on: reflecting on successes and framing futures

Arden, Catherine H. and Cooper, T. and McLachlan, K. and Stebbings, S. (2008) A learning community two years on: reflecting on successes and framing futures. In: 5th International Lifelong Learning Conference: Reflecting on Successes and Framing Futures, 16-19 Jun 2008, Yeppoon, Australia.

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This paper reports the results of a participatory action research (PAR) evaluation conducted with the members of the Granite Belt Learners Group in their rural 'learning community' in South East Queensland, and presents an action research and evaluation framework to guide the community on the next stage of its journey.

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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Paper)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Copyright for the volume is held by the Lifelong Learning Conference Committee. The authors retain individual copyright of their own papers. Apart from any use as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968, no part may be reproduced by any process without prior written permission. Print copy held in USQ Library at call no. 378.173 Lif.
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Education
Date Deposited: 01 May 2010 03:07
Last Modified: 08 Dec 2014 02:36
Uncontrolled Keywords: learning communities; Granite Belt; lifelong learning; participatory action research
Fields of Research : 17 Psychology and Cognitive Sciences > 1701 Psychology > 170113 Social and Community Psychology
13 Education > 1301 Education Systems > 130101 Continuing and Community Education
13 Education > 1399 Other Education > 139999 Education not elsewhere classified
Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 93 Education and Training > 9399 Other Education and Training > 939999 Education and Training not elsewhere classified
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/7874

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