ERIC Number: ED445165
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Sabemos y Podemos: Learning for Social Action. Adult Education Curriculum. English Edition.
This adult education curriculum, part of the Aprender Es Poder (To Learn Is Power) program, explores the themes of school success for Latino children, expands the work options and improves the working conditions of Latino adults, and identifies community issues. It is meant to be a resource for English as a Second Language Literacy and adult basic education programs. It provides guidelines for organizing for change and for forming alliances with youth, parents, teachers, and community members for social action. The book is designed to be a guide, and not a package to be used from beginning to end. Activities and discussion ideas are meant to provide opportunities for students to engage with the themes raised. The curriculum sections are: (1) "Educating Our Children"; (2) "Our Working Lives"; and (3) "Community Action." A list of resources includes books, articles, and organizations that can supply additional information. This curriculum is also available in Spanish. (SLD)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: National Council of La Raza, Washington, DC.