ERIC Number: ED421634
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Adult Education Section 353 Special Demonstration Projects. Project Abstracts for the Fiscal Year 1996-1997.
Pennsylvania State Dept. of Education, Harrisburg. Bureau of Adult Basic and Literacy Education.
This booklet describes 26 projects funded by Pennsylvania (PA) Bureau of Adult Basic and Literacy Education (ABLE). Descriptions include title, purpose, impact, project outcomes, conclusions or recommendations, project continuation or future implications, product, project director, and descriptors. The following projects are profiled: AchievE: High School Diploma Program for Adults; Adult Education Alternative Diploma; Adult Learner Skills Competencies: Framework for Developing Curricula in Adult Contexts and Linking Instruction to Assessment; Assessment for Adult Learners: Training Module for Practitioners; AXIS: Adult Education eXpress Intercommunication Support; Building Communities for Learning; Case Management for Adult Educators; COLOR of Education; Development of Criteria for Student Data Reporting; Focus on Adaptation; General Educational Development (GED) Graduates Progress; Parenting Skills through Children's Literature in Family Support Centers: Adaptation of Existing Curriculum; PA Action Research Network: Staff Development; PA Adult Literacy Practitioner Inquiry Network: Building Capacity, Strengthening Links; Philadelphia Alternative Diploma Project; Preparing to Enter the Workforce: School-to-Work Model for Adults; Rural Co-Options for Lifelong Learning; School-to-Work; Standardizing Forms for Non-Metropolitan Literacy Providers; Statewide Staff Development: Adults with Learning Differences; Success Stories; Summer Institute: New Teacher Orientation; Summer Institute: Technology II; Transmission of Data through Technology; "What's the Buzz?"--Pennsylvania's Adult Basic and Literacy Professional Development Newsletter; and Work beyond GED. (Includes indexes of agency and descriptors.) (YLB)
Descriptors: Action Research, Adult Basic Education, Adult Learning, Career Guidance, Competency Based Education, Daily Living Skills, Education Work Relationship, Educational Research, Educational Technology, Family Literacy, High School Equivalency Programs, Information Dissemination, Job Training, Learning Disabilities, Program Administration, Program Descriptions, Public Relations, Staff Development, Student Evaluation
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Dept. of Education, Harrisburg. Bureau of Adult Basic and Literacy Education.
Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania