ERIC Number: ED425266
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Yes! You Can Get There from Here.
Ouvry, Judith A.
This book is an easy-to-read inspirational book that was written to show adult literacy students how to achieve fulfillment by taking charge of their lives. The eight short chapters of the book are printed only on the right-hand page, with inspirational quotations and space for the reader's personal thoughts on the left-hand page. Chapter titles are: (1) "A Fork in the Road"; (2) "Goal Setting Defined"; (3) "A 'Can Do' Attitude'" (4) "Get It in Writing"; (5) "Building a Support System"; (6) "Opportunity or Roadblock"; (7) "Make Your Own Road"; and (8) "Other [(Michigan State Literacy Resource Center] SLRC Resources." A bibliography and recommended reading section contains 19 references. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Aspiration, Empowerment, Goal Orientation, High Interest Low Vocabulary Books, Individual Development, Life Satisfaction, Motivation, Objectives, Self Actualization, Self Concept, Self Esteem, Self Help Programs, Self Motivation, Values Clarification
Michigan Adult Learning and Technology Center (MALT), Central Michigan University, Ronan Hall 219, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859, Tel: 517-774-7690.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Central Michigan Univ., Mount Pleasant. Literacy Resource Center.