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ERIC Number: EJ829368
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Pages: 6
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 11
ISSN: ISSN-0146-9282
The Mini United Nations Adult School in Southwest Kansas
Lukwago, Susan
Educational Considerations, v35 n1 p30-35 Fall 2007
Colvin Adult Learning Center (CALC) is a learning center where adults from different cultures, age groups, and different countries come together to address their educational weaknesses in order to work towards their life goals. It enjoys an excellent reputation in the community due to its history of providing quality instruction and assistance in making productive adults who can function in this community. However, inherent in having a multigenerational, multicultural, international student body is the problem of meeting the needs of those who come through its doors while providing the required standardized curriculum. In this article, the author introduces CALC and discusses some of the challenges and problems it has to deal with. (Contains 3 tables.)
Kansas State University, College of Education. 1100 Mid-Campus Drive, 006 Bluemont Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506. Tel: 785-532-5525; Fax: 785-532-7304; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Basic Education; Adult Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Kansas