ERIC Number: ED355842
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
[Project EXCEL: Curriculum for Just Desserts, Inc.: Modules 1-6.]
Career Resources Development Center, Inc., San Francisco, CA.
Six curriculum modules for Just Desserts, a San Francisco wholesale bakery company, are presented. Just Desserts was one of four small businesses involved in Project EXCEL, a workplace literacy project that focused on literacy and basic skills training for limited-English-proficient (LEP) workers. The modules are as follows: (1) Bakery Vocabulary and Instructions; (2) Bakery Know-How; (3) Safe and Sweet: Safety Rules, Order Forms, and Bake Sheets; (4) "A Spoonful of Sugar": Ingredients and Measurements; (5) Understanding Performance Reviews; and (6) Understanding Meeting Minutes. The modules each contain a brief teaching guide divided into units as well as a listening script and answer key; Modules 4 and 5 contain in addition an addenda section consisting of quizzes and reviews and an English-Spanish baking lexicon (Module 4). (Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse on Literacy Education) (LB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Career Resources Development Center, Inc., San Francisco, CA.
Identifiers - Location: California (San Francisco)