ERIC Number: ED126264
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Supportive Services for ESL Adult Education Programs: Final Summative Report.
Bilingual Education Service Center, Arlington Heights, IL.
The document reports on the accomplishment of each of nine objectives designed to provide supportive services for ESL (English as a Second Language) adult education programs in Illinois. The objectives (met fully or partially with a 9 1/2 to 12 month period) involved: (1) expansion of the Bilingual Education Service Center's curriculum center to include ESL adult education materials, (2) dissemination of an annotated list of ESL screening and placement instruments to program directors, (3) development of "An Instructional Process Evaluation Kit," (4) development and dissemination of a brochure describing ESL services, (5) development of an ESL/ABE Administrator's Handbook, (6) preparation and dissemination of an annotated list of ESL materials for adult education programs, (7) provision of consultant and demonstration services to individual ESL adult education programs (a partial list of agencies and programs served is included), (8) establishment of regular communication and coordination meetings with representatives of the Adult and Continuing Education Section of the Illinois Office of Education (agencies and institutions worked with are listed), and (9) formulation of strategies for the development of inservice programs. A list of supportive services objectives for fiscal year 1976 concludes the report. (Author/MS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bilingual Education Service Center, Arlington Heights, IL.