ERIC Number: ED293985
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Success Stories 1978-1988. The Past & Present. Tenth Anniversary Celebration.
Pennsylvania State Dept. of Education, Harrisburg. Div. of Adult Basic Education.
This collection profiles 10 outstanding graduates of Pennsylvania adult basic education program (ABE) between the years of 1968 and 1984 and the 10 persons who were selected as outstanding graduates from the class of 1988. The first half of the collection contains biographies of the life and career achievements of the following individuals: a teacher from the class of 1968, a social worker from the class of 1976, a nurse from the class of 1977, a physician from the class of 1978, a college graduate from the class of 1979, a businessman from the class of 1980, a florist's aide from the class of 1981, a dental hygienist from the class of 1982, a homemaker from the class of 1983, and a community leader from the class of 1984. The second half of the collection relates the success stories of the top 10 outstanding graduates of 1988. The biographical sketches emphasize the life hardships that these people had to overcome to complete their respective program of study. (MN)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Dept. of Education, Harrisburg. Div. of Adult Basic Education.