KET: Standards-Based Instruction In the Adult Education Classroom

The collection introduces instructors of adult literacy, basic education, and GED® classes to the College and Career Readiness Standards (CCRS).
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Author(s) Organizational Affiliation: 
Kentucky Adult Education — KET
Published: 
2014
Abstract: 

The collection was produced by KET as part of Kentucky Adult Education’s (KYAE) effort to introduce adult literacy, basic education instructors to the College and Career Readiness Standards (CCRS).

Videotaped segments taken in actual classroom settings provide examples of strategies for teaching to the CCRS in the adult education classroom. In particular, examples are shown that follow Effective Teaching and Learning Practices as documented in the Standards in Action Observation Tool.

Benefits and Uses: 

The resource helps adult educators become familiar with the College and Career Readiness Standards and how to cover them in their instruction. This resource could potentially be used by teachers who are interested standards-based instruction and administrators interested in best practices for standards. The most significant feature in this resource is the authentic classroom video.

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