Adult Education

Decorative image for Resource Profile New Models for Distance Classes in Adult Education

New Models for Distance Classes in Adult Education

2015

This guide describes the classes of a number of distance education teachers who have adjusted their courses to incorporate college and career ready skills, enriching the online experience for students.

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Profile of Adult Learning Professionals in Correctional Criminal Justice System

2015

This research is aimed towards the development of a European key competency profile for the adult learning professionals working in correctional criminal justice system, based on key competences for adult learning professionals, national researches in partner countries conducted on relevant stakeholders and European analysis of available materials on topic developed in other LLP initiatives.

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Decorative image for Resource Profile Beyond the GED: Promising Models for Moving High School Dropouts to College

Beyond the GED: Promising Models for Moving High School Dropouts to College

2014

Emphasizing results from quasi-experimental and experimental research, this literature review identifies the most promising approaches for increasing dropouts’ rate of attaining a GED certificate or other high school credential and making a successful transition to college.

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Decorative image for Resource Profile The Love of Art in Correctional Education—Endless Possibilities for Critical Literacy

The Love of Art in Correctional Education—Endless Possibilities for Critical Literacy

2014

This article explores how art in its many forms can be used in correctional education. 

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Adult Learners
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KET: Locating Information: Resources for WorkKeys® Preparation

2011

This collection of resources is designed to help learners locate information in commonly used graphics.

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Decorative image for Resource Profile KET: GED® Test Info: Reasoning Through Language Arts

KET: GED® Test Info: Reasoning Through Language Arts

2014

This course offers a detailed look at the language arts section of the GED® test.

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Decorative image for Resource Profile KET: Teaching Strategies: Resources for Adult Educators

KET: Teaching Strategies: Resources for Adult Educators

2013

This collection of resources features techniques for promoting group discussion, encouraging critical thinking, and managing the classroom environment.

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Decorative image for Resource Profile Adult English Language Learners with Limited Literacy

Adult English Language Learners with Limited Literacy

2010

This resource is a comprehensive yet concise review of research relevant to adult low-literacy ESL.

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Decorative image for Resource Profile Using Oral Language Skills to Build on the Emerging Literacy of Adult English Learners

Using Oral Language Skills to Build on the Emerging Literacy of Adult English Learners

2010

This resource is a research brief written for teachers, program administrators, and teacher trainers seeking ways to work effectively with adult and adolescent English language learners (ELLs) with emerging literacy skills.  

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Decorative image for Resource Profile An American Heritage: A Federal Adult Education Legislative History

An American Heritage: A Federal Adult Education Legislative History

2013

A paper that contains the history of adult education acts from August 1964—August 2013.

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