A Hands-on Approach to Teaching about Aging: 32 Activities by Hallie, PhD Baker,Tina M., PhD Kruger,Rona J., PhD Karasik

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

A different consultant to lively, enticing studying ideas for getting older studies

Harnessing the confirmed merits of lively studying innovations, this can be the 1st task e-book created for a vast spectrum of classes in aging-related larger schooling. It good points 32 school room and community-based academic actions for teachers looking to introduce and/or increase getting older content material of their classes. Underscoring the interdisciplinary nature of getting older reviews, the publication encompasses educating thoughts for teachers in such disciplines as Counseling, family members reviews, Gerontology, Geriatrics, medication, Psychology, Public management, Public health and wellbeing, Nursing, Social paintings, Sociology, Speech Pathology, and others.

This peer-reviewed number of hands-on actions is designed by means of famous educators in getting older and contains AGHE talents. It deals transparent, step by step strategies for imposing every one task together with practise, creation, the task itself, discussion/reflection, wrap-up, and overview. The publication additionally addresses studying results and comprises thoughts for variety of contributors, settings, fabrics, and time required. Encompassing key, impactful concerns affecting older participants, the textual content examines Ageism and getting older within the Media, Dementia, Demography, healthiness Care, Housing, actual getting older, coverage and Politics of getting older, optimistic Interactions with Older Adults, and Spirituality. as well as its worth to scholars, the book’s actions also are useful to execs educating or engaging in employees trainings, in-services, and carrying on with education.

Key Features:

  • Contains 32 experiential studying actions for college kids in a superb number of aging-related disciplines
  • Designed for actions within the school room, locally, on-line, and take- home
  • Provides transparent, step by step techniques for every job from implementation via assessment
  • Addresses pupil studying results and incorporates a glossary
  • Incorporates AGHE competencies
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