ERIC Number: ED384797
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
State Profiles of Technology Applications in Adult Basic Education and Literacy Programs.
Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. Adult Learning and Literacy Clearinghouse.
This document chronicles some of the innovative uses of technology in the adult basic education and literacy field and the creative and cooperative efforts of local service providers to increase the instructional resources for learners. In 1-2 page profiles, it provides information about how the 50 states and the District of Columbia are using technology applications to provide instruction, increase program access, and expand staff development opportunities. Each profile contains information on the state contact, instructional applications, and staff development in the field of educational technology. The profiles were prepared based on information obtained from state directors of adult education and their staffs and by reviewing state plans, annual performance narrative reports, and Section 353 special projects. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Managed Instruction, Computer Uses in Education, Educational Technology, Educational Trends, Literacy Education, State Programs, Technological Advancement
Clearinghouse on Adult Education and Literacy, U.S. Department of Education, OVAE/Division of Adult Education and Literacy, 600 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20202-7240 (free).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. Adult Learning and Literacy Clearinghouse.