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Bersch, Gretchen T.

Overview
Works: 58 works in 76 publications in 1 language and 359 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Biography  History  Textbooks 
Roles: Editor, Director, Producer, Author, Film editor, dir, Contributor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gretchen T Bersch
No small lives : handbook of North American early women adult educators, 1925-1950 by Susan Imel( Book )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains the stories of 26 North American women who were active in the field of adult education sometime between the years of 1925 and 1950. Generally, women's contributions have been omitted from the field's histories. This book is designed to address this gap and restore women to their rightful place in the history of adult education in North America
Conversations on lifelong learning by University of Alaska Anchorage. College of Community and Continuing Education( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of in-depth conversations with leaders in the field of adult learning. In each program a different educator shares thoughts about his/her early professional life, philosophies and theories, life's work, and views of the future
Stephen Brookfield( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Brookfield describes his accidental entry into adult education and gives areas of the field in which he has been involved
Malcolm Knowles( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malcolm Knowles explains how he trained for diplomatic service but ended up working as Director of Training for Works Progress Administration's National Youth Administration in Massachusetts in 1935. He also discusses how attending the national conference of the American Association for Adult Education led him to become Director of Adult Education at the Boston YMCA
What's metric? : five sections about the metric system by Gretchen T Bersch( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phyllis Cunningham( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phyllis Cunningham discusses how she entered the field of adult education. She also discusses her previous profession as a nurse and what led her to the University of Chicago
Ten lessons on subtraction by Gretchen T Bersch( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversation clips( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video features a series of short interviews with leaders in the field of adult and continuing education. They share thoughts about their early professional lives, philosophies and theories, life work and views of the future. These distinguished leaders include Jerald Apps, Phyllis Cunningham, Cyril O. Houle, Malcolm Knowles, Sharan Merriam, Robert Smith, Allen Tough, Betty Ward
Alan Knox( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Knox discusses his first contact with adult education-teaching in an adult education program at a YWCA in Albany, New York. He also discusses his early professional career at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln and Teachers College at Columbia University
Looking to the future : excerpts of conversations with leaders in the field of adult and continuing education( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This anniversary program celebrates the first 50 years of the Adult Education Research Conference. Excerpts are taken from the Conversations on Lifelong Learning series. Future comments from historical scholars in the field of adult education give insight and vision to guide us for the next 50 years"--Container
Jack Mezirow( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Mezirow explains how community development led him into adult education. He also discusses how young the field is and how professors of education agree-to a remarkable degree- on the nature of the core concepts of adult education
Where did all my money go? (a book about banking) by Gretchen T Bersch( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allen Tough( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conversation with Allen Tough, professor emeritus at University of Toronto. He discusses his experiences with lifelong learning, adult education, and continuing education. Through these in-depth conversations, renowned adult educators share thoughts about their early professional lives, philosophies and theories, life work, and views of the future
Marcie Boucouvalas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conversation with Marcie Boucouvalas, a professor at Virginia Tech - National Capital Region. She discusses her experiences with lifelong learning, adult education, and continuing education. Through these in-depth conversations, renowned adult educators share thoughts about their early professional lives, philosophies and theories, life work, and views of the future
Cyril O. Houle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cyril Houle discusses his early professional life in the field of adult education. He tells of his first job as Florida's State Supervisor of Adult Education of the Works Progress Administration. He also discusses his work at the University of Chicago and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Robert Gagne( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Gagné describes his long term interest in learning. He also discusses how to construct instruction, the nature of instructional objectives, and the learning hierarchy
Jerald Apps( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerald Apps describes his early educational work as a county extension agent and how it led him into adult education. He also describes his most important contributions to adult education, especially helping educators and educational leaders develop core philosophies
Juanita Johnson-Bailey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In addition to adult education, Johnson-Bailey has made significant inroads into the fields of women studies and higher education. Her work in higher education on mentoring and faculty development has found broad acceptance and has been published in the disciplines most prestigious journals, such as the Harvard Educational Review and the Journal of Higher Education. She has produced a study on the participation and retention of black women in higher education, a study on black graduate students and work on faculty development
Sharan Merriam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sharan Merriam discusses how she got into the field of adult education and what she feels is her major contribution to the field. She also discusses the connection between adult development and adult learning
Peter Jarvis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conversation with Peter Jarvis, a distinguished professor at the University of Surrey, England. He discusses his experiences with lifelong learning, adult education, and continuing education. Through these in-depth conversations, renowned adult educators share thoughts about their early professional lives, philosophies and theories, life work, and views of the future
 
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