Accession Number : ADA156356


Title :   Professional Development of Officers Study. Volume 1.


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 31 May 84-31 Jan 85,


Corporate Author : ARMY CHIEF OF STAFF WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Bagnal,C W


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a156356.pdf


Report Date : 21 Feb 1985


Pagination or Media Count : 246


Abstract : This is volume 1-- a summary of several volumes and charts showing officer development. The purpose of the study was to re-examine all aspects of the officer professional development system as it has evolved since the 1978 Review of Education and Training for Officers (RETO) Study. This report provides an analysis of every area of officer professional development (Active and Reserve), with particular concentration on education and training out to the year 2025. The recommendation made are designed to transition the Army to a training and education strategy which will more effectively meet tomorrow's challenges. Keywords: Officer Development Periods, Warrior Spirit, Mentor, Professional Values, Education and Training, Decision Making, Art and Science of War, Self-Development, Assessments, Civil Schools, Policy Impact Analysis (Futures), Command, Expert-Integrator, Common shared Operational Language, Computer Based Instruction, Computer Assisted Instruction.


Descriptors :   *ARMY TRAINING , *OFFICER PERSONNEL , *PERSONNEL DEVELOPMENT , WARFARE , POLICIES , DECISION MAKING , STRATEGY , IMPACT , SCHOOLS , EDUCATION , ARMY PERSONNEL , COMPUTER AIDED INSTRUCTION , CIVIL AFFAIRS


Subject Categories : Humanities and History


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE