ERIC Number: ED442937
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Lifelong Learning: Literacy, Schooling and the Adult World. Literacy and Learning Series, No. 2. Adult Literacy Research Network.
Falk, Ian, Ed.
The 12 chapters in this second title in the series expose and explore the following significant issues underlying schooling and its intersection with the adult world outside of school: aspects of knowledge, gender, literacy across culture, and assessing what is learned in school and in the adult world. The chapters are: "Whose Knowledge Gets Constructed in the Learning Process?" (Claire Hiller, Hariklia Hearn-Kokkinos); "Best Practices in Year 2 Literacy Classes" (R. J. Braithwaite); "Negotiation in a Secondary English Curriculum: A Case Study in Curriculum Renewal" (Scott Johnston, Mike McCausland); "Boys and Literacy at Bronston High School" (Andrew Kowaluk); "Literacies Online: What's New?" (Angela Dudfield); "The Potted Pair: Rethinking the Heterosexual Pair as a Site for Liberatory Relationships" (Jacqui Martin); "Intercultural Literacy: A Developmental Model" (Mark Heyward); "Communicative Aims of Languages Other Than English (LOTE) Education: A Comparative Study in Australia and China" (Yuanfang Yu); "Assessment: The Question of Time" (Elizabeth Hodson); "The National Reporting System (NRS) in the Workplace" (Maree Watts, Robeka Smith); "Literacy, Numeracy, Self-Confidence and Values: Chickens, Eggs, and 'Access'" (Ian Falk, Sue Kilpatrick); and "Performance Assessment in Second Language Learning: Some Problems and Issues in the Adult Sector" (Fiona Cotton). (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Constructivism (Learning), Cultural Literacy, Curriculum Development, Developed Nations, Educational Research, Evaluation, Foreign Countries, Intercultural Communication, Lifelong Learning, Literacy Education, Numeracy, Outcomes of Education, Performance Based Assessment, Second Language Learning, Secondary Education, Sex Differences, Technological Literacy
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Publication Type: Collected Works - General
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Authoring Institution: Language Australia, Melbourne (Victoria).
Identifiers - Location: Australia; China