ERIC Number: ED426301
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Successful Learning Strategies: Gearing Up for Training. JobLink Winning at Work Instructor's Manual, Module 1.
Coast Community Coll. District, Costa Mesa, CA.
This instructor's manual for workplace trainers contains the materials required to conduct a course on developing successful learning strategies. The course includes six lessons for workers, two lessons for supervisors, and strategies for helping workers continue to develop the skills taught in the course. The following materials are provided for each course: lesson plan, learning activities based on real-life situations, handouts, assessments (including pretests and posttests), and transparencies. Each lesson plan contains objectives, a list of materials needed, classroom setup information, and detailed instructions for conducting all activities. Topics of the lessons are as follows: identifying one's personal learning style; better reading for fun and profit; vocabulary building through development and use of personal glossaries; logs and journals; identification and use of information sources; and error identification and ranking. (MN)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Behavioral Objectives, Cognitive Style, Information Sources, Information Utilization, Journal Writing, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Learning Strategies, Lesson Plans, Literacy Education, Pretests Posttests, Reading Skills, Skill Development, Supervisory Training, Teaching Guides, Vocabulary Development, Workplace Literacy
JobLink, c/o Coast Community College District, 1370 Adams Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92626; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org ($95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Coast Community Coll. District, Costa Mesa, CA.
Note: For "JobLink" final report and the ten related instruction manuals, see CE 078 635-645.