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Improving the Health Literacy of Hospitals: A Collaborative Guide for Literacy Organizations

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2010
This report details a project in which adult education students were trained to provide feedback to help hospitals improve their practices. A step-by-step process is provided enabling other adult...
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Reflective Practice in the Professional Development of Teachers of Adult English Language Learners

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2008
This resource offers a brief introduction as to why practitioners engage in professional development and then goes on to describe how a teacher’s reflective practice provides data and understanding...
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Making it Worth the Stay: Findings from the New England Adult Learner Persistence Project

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2009
The study examines strategies and both quantitative and qualitative outcomes in four program components: intake and orientation; instruction; counseling and peer support; and re-engagement.
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Practitioner Research as Staff Development: A Facilitator's Guide

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2003
This guide offers activities, guidelines and resources for those interested in using inquiry groups and research methods in their program improvement efforts. 
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