Functional context education: making learning relevant in the 21st century
Series or Serial: Functional Context Education (FCE)
Publisher: National Adult Literacy Database Inc.
Published At: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
Date Published: Sept 2005
Distributor: National Adult Literacy Database Inc.
Source Address: Scovil House, 703 Brunswick Street
Source City/State/Zip: Fredericton New Brunswick, Canada E3B 1H8
Phone: (506) 457-6900
Material Type: Research/Technical Report
Intended Audience: Mentor/Teacher/Trainer
Physical Media: Print
Physical Description: 47 p.
Subjects: Adult Basic Education; Adult Education; Adult Literacy; Basic Skills; Vocational Education; Workplace Literacy; Community Based Education; Technology Education; Research
In this paper, the author provides an introduction to and historical perspective of Functional Context Education, as well as information pertaining to research and development related to FCE principles and methods. Case study data is included. Article may also be accessed from the NALD website at http://www.nald.ca/library/research/fce/FCE.pdf
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