ERIC Number: ED352536
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Senior Life Skills/Financial Management. Final Report.
Molek, Carol; Neal, Elaine
This document describes a project that developed a life skills and financial management curriculum for senior citizens and presented a 10-day workshop series using the curriculum to a group of 20 senior citizen adult basic education students. The project was evaluated as very successful and the curriculum developed was made available for dissemination through the Pennsylvania Department of Education. The curriculum guide contains materials for 2-hour workshop sessions on the following topics: positive self-image, assertiveness training, stress management, balancing your life, financial management, taking charge of your money, living wills and trusts, consumer protection information, decision making, and making changes. Each unit contains introductory materials, activities, discussion guidelines, and student exercises. A bibliography lists 17 references. (KC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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.