ERIC Number: ED424386
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Effective Communication. Improving Reading, Writing, Speaking, and Listening Skills in the Workplace. Participant's Guide. Workplace Education. Project ALERT.
This companion document to an instructor's guide for a 30-hour course on effective communication begins with a list of course objectives, expected outcomes, and prerequisites. Lessons are organized into the following categories: introductory lessons; reading lessons; writing lessons; listening and speaking lessons; and newsletter production lessons. Materials for each lesson include the following: a section titled "before you begin" that helps the student get ready by answering questions or writing responses; exercises; answers for self-check; and a section titled "key points to remember" that is provided for the student to record what he or she thinks is most important to remember. Appendixes include a glossary and answer key. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Basic Skills, Communication Skills, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Listening Skills, Reading Skills, Speech Skills, Staff Development, Transfer of Training, Workplace Literacy, Writing Skills
Workplace Education: Project ALERT, Wayne State University, 373 College of Education, Detroit, MI 48202 ($40, plus $5 shipping).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI. Coll. of Education.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For other "Project ALERT" reports, see CE 077 287-302.