ERIC Number: ED352526
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Jun-30
Reference Count: N/A
Everyday Basic Skills. Final Report and Product.
Molek, Carol; Woodruff, Barbara
This document describes a project conducted to develop and use a curriculum of basic skills as applied to life coping areas. The target group were students of adult basic education (ABE) who lacked basic survival skills. Within the project year, 27 students participated in the program with the curriculum that was created. The document consists of the final report of the project, an introduction to the curriculum and a bibliography of books related to each of the Everyday Basic Skills Modules. The seven modules cover the following topics: everyday basic skills, everyday mathematics, everyday English, social skills reasoning skills, employability skills, and life skills and parenting. Modules include the following: learning activities; information sheets; self-assessment questionnaires; teaching strategies and techniques keyed to skills, assessment, and materials needed, and references. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Basic Skills, Coping, Course Content, Curriculum Development, Daily Living Skills, Employment Potential, Interpersonal Competence, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Literacy Education, Mathematics Instruction, Parenting Skills, Program Implementation, Skill Development
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Pennsylvania State Dept. of Education, Harrisburg. Div. of Adult Basic and Literacy Education Programs.
Authoring Institution: TIU Adult Education and Job Training Center, Lewistown, PA.