ERIC Number: ED349446
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Workplace Learning Curriculum Guides. Volume II: Basic Skills--English as a Second Language (ESL).
Colorado Community Coll. and Occupational Education System, Denver.
This volume, part of a series of eight curriculum guides compiled by the Colorado Workplace Learning Initiative: 1991-92, contains two courses: workplace literacy for limited English proficient (LEP) persons and a General Educational Development Programs (GED)/English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) tutorial with the Adult Literacy Network (ALN), a network of volunteer tutors. Introductory materials include a list of topics covered by all eight curriculum guides. The first course in this volume contains the following sections: Overview--objectives, time frame, and materials; Getting Started/Program Implementation--marketing, the workplace environment, supervisor-employee relationship, the classroom, pre- and posttesting, and evaluation; Activities (14 of these are described); and Resources (21 are listed). For the second course, called "It's Never Too Late To Improve Your English" the following information is provided: background, objectives, time, materials needed, and process; student application; workshop goals; workshop schedule; volunteer application; tests used by ALN; ALN's list of program materials--reading texts, spelling books, grammar books, writing books, mathematics books, and GED preparation materials. (NLA)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Colorado Community Coll. and Occupational Education System, Denver.
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: General Educational Development Tests