ERIC Number: ED374343
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Self-Esteem: Issues for the Adult Learner.
Linkages, v1 n1 Sum 1994
This issue of a newsletter on adult literacy and learning disabilities focuses on self-esteem. Contributors include a professional in learning disabilities, an adult basic educator, a state literacy resource provider, and two adult students who tell how they overcame struggles with low self-esteem to confront their literacy difficulties and learning disabilities. The following articles are included: "How Not to Feel Stupid When You Know You're Not: Self-Esteem and Learning Disabilities" (Sally L. Smith); "Breaking the Low Self-Esteem Cycle" (Judy-Arin Krupp); "Stacking the Deck: Four Aces of Self-Esteem" (Linda Andresen); "Anger and Frustration: Manifestations of Low Self-Esteem" (Cheryl Ashe and Cammie Pisegna, as told to Charles W. Washington); "No More Pity Parties" (Billie Kenner, as told to Kathy Copps); "Tim's Story" (Tim King, as told to Neil Sturomski); and "Tips to Help Improve Self-Esteem." (KC)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. for Literacy, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Academy for Educational Development, Washington, DC. National Adult Literacy and Learning Disabilities Center.