ERIC Number: ED289532
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Competency-Based Adult Education: Florida Model.
This compilation of program materials serves as an introduction to Florida's Brevard Community College's (BCC's) Competency-Based Adult High School Completion Project, a multi-year project designed to teach adult administrators, counselors, and teachers how to organize and implement a competency-based adult education (CBAE) program; to critique and disseminate locally developed CBAE curricula for high school completion based on state curriculum frameworks and performance standards; and to develop and instruct teachers in the use of a training manual for CBAE classroom management. The compilation includes the following: (1) program objectives for levels I (grades 0-4.9) and II (grades 5-8); (2) instructions for teachers on using the Level II learning guides effectively; (3) an outline of the student progression plan for Level II; (4) a blank CBAE competency mastery chart; (5) informational materials designed to clarify the relationship between community colleges and the CBAE High School Curriculum Project; (6) a list of exemplary programs at BCC; (7) sample sections focusing on common illnesses from a health course student learning guide and sections on notation from a mathematics learning guide; and (8) the Florida State Department of Education's "Adult Education Program Course Standards: Adult Basic Education." (AYC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Education, Classroom Techniques, Community Colleges, Community Education, Competency Based Education, High School Equivalency Programs, Individual Instruction, Instructional Materials, Program Guides, Teacher Education, Testing, Two Year Colleges
Dean, Adult/Community Education, Brevard Community College, Open Campus, 1519 Clearlake Road, Cocoa, FL 32922 ($4.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Bureau of Adult/Community Education.
Authoring Institution: Brevard Community Coll., Cocoa, FL.
Note: For related documents, see ED 257 972, ED 270 165, ED 270 166, JC 870 444, and JC 870 448.