ERIC Number: ED334430
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
SPACE II. Single Parent Adults Choosing Education. Vocational Education Resource Package.
Evaluation and Training Inst., Los Angeles, CA.
This Vocational Education Resource Package (VERP) was developed to provide materials useful in replicating an exemplary vocational education program for special student populations in the California Community Colleges. This VERP describes Bakersfield College's Single Parent Adults Choosing Education (SPACE) II program, (an expansion of the original SPACE program) which provides basic skills remediation and support services to single parents returning to education. Part I is a general overview of the VERP project, including a list of the packages produced. Part II presents an overview of the program, including its history, applicability, activities, overall effectiveness, and main features. Part III provides materials to facilitate the adoption of the program: a list of resources needed and budget information for the program, including a project budget summary, a detailed budget, and a budget by objective. Part IV presents the course description; course semester syllabus; basic curriculum outline; and sample student self-assessment. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Students, Assertiveness, Basic Skills, Career Education, Career Exploration, College Students, Community Colleges, Demonstration Programs, Fathers, Hygiene, Learning Strategies, Mothers, Nontraditional Students, One Parent Family, Program Descriptions, Program Guides, Program Implementation, Remedial Instruction, Self Esteem, Special Needs Students, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Sponsor: California Community Colleges, Sacramento. Office of the Chancellor.
Authoring Institution: Evaluation and Training Inst., Los Angeles, CA.