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Friday, November 22, 2013


WAMU 4 part series on adult education

Check out the four part series from Kavitha Cardonza on adult Education in the area!

Turning The Page On Illiteracy, Adults Go Back To Class
 
What It Takes (And Means) To Learn English As An Adult
 
How To Turn Adult Education Into Careers, Quickly
 
Adding Up The Cost Of Low Literacy Among Adults
 
Also, if you have not seen/heard it, look at a series on the GED and adult Eeucation from the spring:
 
  • Shadows Of An Unfinished Education
  • GED Program: 'America's Largest High School'
  • Changes Coming To The GED Program
  • English, A Step Toward The 'American Dream'
  • High Price For Low Literacy

Click here for a link to the stories above: 

http://wamu.org/yesterdays_dropouts

 
"The students that I see are motivated by something very personal. They know that they need English for themselves. They want to be successful – this is our way of helping them to do it."
Dunya Hecht, Rockville Senior Center English program
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