ERIC Number: ED425269
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Helping Learners Build Stronger Personal Relationships.
Valentine, Tom, Ed.; Sandlin, Jenny, Ed.
Beyond Basic Skills: Innovative Teaching Materials for Georgia's Teachers of Adults, v2 n1 Win 1998
This document, which was developed to assist individuals working in publicly sponsored literacy programs in Georgia, offers instructional plans and practical strategies designed to help teachers help students of adult literacy, adult basic education, General Educational Development, and English as a second language build stronger personal relationships. Detailed guidelines are provided for conducting three group learning activities devoted to the following topics: understanding the meaning of love; resolving conflicts in family relationship; and writing about relationships. Each activity contains the following: overview and rationale; skills developed in the activity; steps in preparing for the activity; materials needed; detailed explanation of the steps entailed in conducting the activity; and discussion questions. Also included are student handouts for each activity, a brief discussion of factors to consider before introducing personal topics such as love and family life into adult classrooms, and print and Internet sources of further information. (MN)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Georgia State Dept. of Technical and Adult Education, Atlanta.
Authoring Institution: Georgia Univ., Athens. Dept. of Adult Education.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For related documents, see CE 077 180-181.