ERIC Number: ED574552
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2016
Reference Count: N/A
Achieving Sustainability through Targeted Curriculum Change. Strategies for Transformative Change
Audant, B.; Kirby, C.
Office of Community College Research and Leadership
Integrated academic skills instruction was one of the core elements of the CareerPATH consortium that provided math, reading, writing, and English language skills instruction "contextualized" to occupational training. Its goal was to engage adult learners and accelerate their progress in college and careers. The focus of this brief is the integration of applied mathematics into a Culinary Arts program at Kingsborough Community College.
Descriptors: Sustainability, Educational Change, Consortia, Integrated Curriculum, Skill Development, Adult Students, Acceleration (Education), Mathematics Curriculum, Cooking Instruction, Community Colleges, Change Strategies
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education; Two Year Colleges; Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Sponsor: Lumina Foundation; Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation; Joyce Foundation
Authoring Institution: Illinois University, Office of Community College Research and Leadership
Identifiers - Location: New York (New York)