ERIC Number: ED305514
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Adult Education ESL Selectors Guide. Instructional Resources for Limited English Speaking Adults.
Graham, C. Ray; And Others
This guide is a catalog of adult education English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) materials, covering literacy, citizenship, and life-coping skills. It is intended to serve the needs of adult education ESL instructors and supervisors. The catalog is organized in three sections. Section I consists of evaluations of 27 instructional systems. Information is given on lesson format, content, components, and overall evaluation. Section II contains evaluations of 148 supplementary instructional materials. Each evaluation includes a checklist of skills and general information and a narrative section describing the lesson format, content, and overall evaluation. A one-page checklist for each title reviews 18 separate aspects of the materials. Field test information for the materials that were field tested is supplied following the evaluation of the specific title. Section III contains appendixes that include: (1) lists of publishers and addresses; (2) video teacher training programs; (3) video and computer instructional programs; (4) citizenship materials; (5) ESL testing materials; and (6) an outline of native language literacy. A title index is provided. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Adult Programs, Check Lists, Citizenship, Course Content, Course Organization, Daily Living Skills, Educational Resources, English (Second Language), Instructional Materials, Literacy Education, Material Development, Media Selection, Second Language Instruction, Skill Development
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin.
Authoring Institution: Texas A and I Univ., Kingsville.
Note: A publication of the Center for Continuing Education.