ERIC Number: ED416343
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Access to Adult Learning Opportunities. Tierra de Oportunidad Module 6. LAES: Latino Adult Education Services Project.
Kissam, Ed; Dorsey, Holda
This module, which may be used as the basis for a workshop or as a special topic unit in an adult basic education or English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) course, focuses on access to adult learning opportunities. The following items are included: module overview; list of basic, thinking, interpersonal, information utilization, and other skills addressed in the module; teaching points (points regarding the need for lifelong learning, the right to low-cost learning opportunities, types and benefits of different types of educational media and resources, and employer-sponsored workplace learning); sample learning activities; list of educational resources, adult education-related Web sites, and commercial ESL textbooks; sample lesson plan; transparency masters; learning activities and student handouts; pre- and postmodule student surveys; and scoring directions. The following objectives are addressed in the module lesson: match personal interests and education with job requirements; gather information on adult learning opportunities; analyze career paths; and choose leaning opportunities for advancement on the job. Included in the lesson plan are the following: objectives, description of the module's target audience and context, room setup guidelines, lists of items needed and media used, and detailed instructions for conducting the lesson. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Youth, Adult and Alternative Educational Services Div.
Authoring Institution: Hacienda La Puente Unified School District, City of Industry, CA.; California State Univ. Inst., Long Beach.
Identifiers - Location: California