ERIC Number: ED255771
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Jun
Competency-Based Teacher Education Workshops in CBE/ESL.
Schaffer, Deborah L.; Van Duzer, Carol H.
This document contains five modules for presenting a series of workshops on competency-based education (CBE) to teachers of English as a second language (ESL). Each module consists of the following: competency sheet (including rationale, performance objective, and enabling objectives), background notes and resources, suggested format for a three-hour workshop, activities with handouts, a review activity, and a workshop evaluation form. The modules cover the following topics: (1) competency-based education and the adult learner; (2) needs assessment and language functions, (3) writing competency-based objectives, (4) planning instruction, and (5) evaluating student performance. An overview of the workshop series and instructions for conducting the workshops are also included in the manual. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Programs, Behavioral Objectives, Competency Based Education, Competency Based Teacher Education, Educational Planning, Educational Resources, English (Second Language), Guidelines, Inservice Teacher Education, Learning Modules, Lesson Plans, Needs Assessment, Postsecondary Education, Refugees, Second Language Instruction, Student Evaluation, Teaching Methods, Workshops
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond.
Authoring Institution: Arlington County Public Schools, VA.