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ERIC Number: ED423420
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Pages: 122
Abstractor: N/A
Technology, Basic Skills, and Adult Education: Getting Ready and Moving Forward. Information Series No. 372.
Hopey, Christopher E., Ed.
This monograph is designed to be used as a complete volume or as a set of papers that can be referenced separately. The monograph is organized into two sections. Section I: "Getting Ready" is designed to help educators get started, plan for, and integrate technology into adult education. The five papers in this section are as follows: "Making Technology Happen in Adult Education" (Christopher E. Hopey); "Planning and Funding for Technology" (Hopey); "Making the Right Choice: Software Evaluation" (Hopey); "Integrating Technology into Adult Learning" (Lynda Ginsburg); and "Recommendations for Using Technology in Adult Education" (Hopey). Section II: "Moving Forward," contains six papers that address the following topics: "Adult Learning Theory: An Argument for Technology" (Regie Stites); "Technology in Adult Education Programs" (Terilyn C. Turner); "Using Technology for Assessment in Adult Learning" (John P. Sabatini); "Distance Learning and Adult Basic Education" (John Fleischman); "The Internet and Adult Educators" (David Rosen); and "Adult Learning, Technology, and Public Policy" (Mary Lovell). The monograph contains a list of 12 national adult education agencies, including their website addresses, and 85 references. (SK)
Center on Education and Training for Employment, 1900 Kenny Road, Columbus, OH 43210-1090 (order no. IN 372, $10.50; quantity discounts available).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; ERIC Publications
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult, Career, and Vocational Education, Columbus, OH.; National Center on Adult Literacy, Philadelphia, PA.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A