ERIC Number: ED143856
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
A Bibliography of Instructional and Professional Materials for Adult Basic Education.
Berenson, Gail, Ed.
This bibliography was developed for use by adult basic education instructors and administrators in selecting appropriate instructional and professional materials for the adult student. The instructional materials listing comprises approximately 90% of the bibliography, each citation including publisher's name, title, and reading level (basic, 0-3; intermediate, 4-6; and advanced, 7-8). These materials are grouped into the following content areas: Applications and Forms, Consumer Education, Driver's Education, English as a Second Language, Family and Home, Free-Time and Hobbies, Handwriting, Health, Independent Reading, Jobs, Language Arts, Legal Rights and Practical Government, Magazines and Newspapers, Maps and Graphs, Mathematics, Reading Programs, Reference Works, Religion, Sex Education, Science, Social Science, Spelling, Understanding Self and Others, and Vocabulary Development. The remainder of the bibliography lists professional materials, each citation including publisher's name, title, and author. Some representative titles are: Handbook of Adult Education in the U.S.A.; Approaches to Individualized Reading; Problems of Library Work with the Under-Educated; Teaching Word Recognition Skills; On Becoming a Person; A Systems Approach to Adult Education; Teachers Guide for Using the Math Experience Program; ABE: A Guide for Teachers and Teacher Trainers; Administrator's Guide to the Use of Volunteer Teachers; and Counseling in Adult Basic Education. Names and addresses of approximately 450 publishers and other resources are included. (EM)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Maine State Dept. of Educational and Cultural Services, Augusta.
Authoring Institution: Urban Adult Learning Center, Portland, ME.