ERIC Number: ED438472
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Adult Education Program Courses Standards. Adult General Education, July 1998.
Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Workforce Development.
This document contains the 1998 Florida adult education program courses standards (curriculum frameworks and student performance standards) for major adult and literacy programs, as well as programs for workplace readiness skills, and special programs for the diverse population served in this area. Each program courses standard is composed of two parts: a curriculum framework and student performance standards. The curriculum framework includes four major sections: purpose, program structure, special note, and intended outcomes. Student performance standards are listed for each intended outcome, and are intended to correspond to competency-based adult education. Program and course standards are based upon competencies required for entry, advancement, and upgrading in basic skills in the following adult education program areas: (1) adult basic education; (2) general education-promotion; (3) general education development preparation; (4) adult life stages; (5) English for limited-English-proficient adults; (6) workplace readiness skills; (7) citizenship; (8) adults with disabilities; and (9) system for applied individual learning. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Development, Adult Literacy, Adult Students, Citizenship Education, Disabilities, Employment Potential, English (Second Language), Guidelines, High School Equivalency Programs, Job Skills, Literacy Education, State Standards
Florida Department of Education, Division of Workforce Development, Bureau of Program Management and Development, 325 West Gaines Street, Room 644, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400. Tel: 800-342-9271 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.firm.edu/doc.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Workforce Development.
Identifiers - Location: Florida