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Using Edu-tainment for Distance Education in Community Work free pdf Throughout the developing world there are many media-based programs (radio, TV, and Internet) designed to encourage people to improve their lives by adopting certain changes in behavior. Behavior changes are more willingly undertaken and more systematically maintained when there are trained community workers to support the populace in their move towards the change. This book provides guidelines on the preparation of distance education programs that can hold the attention and motivate community workers, as well as people generally, toward behavior change.It guides readers in: setting up and managing Edu-tainment distance education projects- determining the curriculum- creating and reviewing the radio, TV, and Internet programs- determining the pre and post-knowledge of the audience- and, providing support books, participant guides, and responses. The author explains and demonstrates the 6Ts of successful lesson preparation and provides guidelines for the creation of various program formats, together with the sample of these formats.

About Esta De Fossard

Esta de Fossard is Senior Communication Advisor at the Johns Hopkins University's Bloomberg School of Public Health, Center for Communication Programs. She previously taught at the universities of Southern California and Ohio, as well as at George Mason University in Virginia. Ms de Fossard has served as an international freelance consultant for numerous projects using radio or television for behavior change or classroom education. Her role involves assisting with curriculum design, training, production, and evaluation of the media campaign. Her practical experience in using media for behavior change spans 60 countries in Asia, Africa, and Latin America. She is also a prolific author with more than 50 books, both for adults and children, to her credit. Ms de Fossard is currently working on two more books in this series, related to the use of television and distance learning for behavior change.

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Author : Esta De Fossard
Publisher : Sage Publications India Pvt Ltd
Data Published : 05 February 2008
ISBN : 0761936424
EAN : 9780761936428
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 308 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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