ERIC Number: ED342276
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
An Overview of Adult English as a Second Language Programs for Limited English Proficient Adults.
Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. Div. of Adult Education and Literacy.
A summary of state activities to serve the limited English proficient (LEP) adult population includes the following: (1) brief state-by-state descriptions of programs and services offered; (2) a table of educational program enrollment rates for all the states listed, the District of Columbia, and territories for July 1, 1987-June 30, 1988; (3) a summary of the different ways in which states are providing services in adult English as a Second Language (ESL); and (4) a list of selected resources for ESL and literacy instruction, alien amnesty, and workplace ESL. The information in the first section was gathered from the Annual Narrative Performance Reports for 1989 to the Department of Education, and is based on the states' stated needs, annual goals, and objectives for the LEP adult populations. Data reported in this section include programs of instruction, testing, linkages and networking, populations served (e.g., immigrants, aliens), and participation rates. (MSE) (Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse on Literacy Education)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. Div. of Adult Education and Literacy.
Identifiers - Location: United States