Broadening the spectrum of elements for re-orienting an educational institution toward a focus on lifelong learning

John Henschke


This session focuses on making a shift from a traditional institution toward a focus on lifelong learning, including the following: Background and experiences of various educational institution in this regard, developing a policy statement on elements of this re-orientation as a product of a worldwide conference, and ultimately constructing "measurable performance indicators" for the seven major elements. The elements are - overarching frameworks, strategic partnerships and linkages, research, teaching and learning processes, administration policies and mechanisms, decision support systems, and, student support systems and services.