ERIC Number: ED382827
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Oct
Models of Excellence in Adult Learning. Recipients of the 1994 Secretary's Award for Outstanding Adult Education and Literacy Programs.
Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. Div. of Adult Education and Literacy.
This booklet profiles the 10 recipients of the 1994 Secretary of Education's Award for Outstanding Adult Education and Literacy Programs. The following programs are profiled: Portland Adult Education (Portland, Maine); The Center for Literacy, Inc. (Philadelphia); James H. Groves Adult High School (Dover, Delaware); Adult Basic Skills Education Program (Hickory, North Carolina); Harris County Department of Education (Houston, Texas); Adult Education Center (Rockford, Illinois); Adult Literacy Program at the College of Dupage (Glen Ellyn, Illinois); CSI Adult Basic Education (Twin Falls, Idaho); Merced Union High School District (Merced, California); and South East Regional Resource Center (Juneau, Alaska). Each program profile contains some or all of the following: description of the program's community setting and services; lists of outstanding features, demonstrated results, and elements for replication; and project contact person. Also included are the following: list of national education goals for the year 2000; background information on the Secretary's Award and the award selection criteria; and lists of nine other 1994 finalists, information contacts, and a list of states in each of the four regional areas. (MN)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. Div. of Adult Education and Literacy.