ERIC Number: ED445273
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Outreach and Technical Assistance Network Tenth Year Annual Report, July 1, 1999-June 30, 2000.
Sacramento County Office of Education, CA.
This report reviews accomplishments of the first year of the 1999-2002 contract funding the Outreach and Technical Assistance Network (OTAN), an essential component in improvement of California's adult education program. Five chapters on Electronic Communications describe the OTAN web site and provide data on World Wide Web hits and hosts, web site membership and its growth, and round table work groups; describe technical support, training courses, web site trainings, and evaluation summaries; provide example marketing materials; show the adult learner web sites; and provide an online course, a tutorial to assist California agencies applying for Workforce Investment Act funding. Six chapters on Information and Reference Services provide information on and samples of OTAN's adult education collections; present data on provision of reference services; discuss expansion of the collaborative areas of the web site related to instruction; and highlight efforts in regional resource centers support, maintenance of California adult education archives, and workplace literacy efforts--VESL Workplace Clearinghouse and Employment Training Library. Three chapters on instructional technology focus on OTAN efforts to make available technical learning resources, implement instructional technology, and pilot local agency intervention. OTAN 1999-00 quarterly progress reports are appended. (YLB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Adult Education Office.
Authoring Institution: Sacramento County Office of Education, CA.
Identifiers - Location: California
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Workforce Investment Act 1998