ERIC Number: ED378437
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-May-20
Reference Count: N/A
Meet Your Mind.
Developed by educators from the Emily Griffith Opportunity School for a workplace literacy program for the nutrition areas of a health care organization, this teacher's guide for a 4-hour workshop concentrates on teaching employees how to learn. Materials are presented in one 4-hour workshop. Learning strategies based on Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), whole brain, and Educational Kinesiology technologies are discussed. Examples of materials to be learned are taken from culinary content areas. The materials include activities to help students "meet their mind" and teacher's information. Lessons includes objectives, materials, suggested time limits, and activity narratives. Six appendixes contain the following: meet your mind questions, brain warm-ups, about flying fish (picture-story activity), eye accessing questions, spelling strategy, and a sample class announcement. Handouts are provided for activities. Contains seven references. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Content Area Reading, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Learning Strategies, Literacy Education, Metacognition, On the Job Training, Study Skills, Thinking Skills, Workplace Literacy, Workshops
Emily Griffith Opportunity School, 1250 Welton Street, Denver, CO 80204 ($17.20).
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: Denver Public Schools, CO.
Note: For related modules, see CE 068 153-167.