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Adult basic education & community colleges in five states September 2003 This working paper was prepared as a part of a project to examine the role and potential of community colleges in adult ...
Adult basic education & community colleges in five states: a report from the Comprehensive Adult Student Assessment System (CASAS) September 2003 CAAL commissioned this report by CASAS as part of the effort to build understanding and improve the role of community co...
Adult education & literacy and community colleges in Kentucky May 2004 This report (Working Paper #4) examines both the actual and potential relationship between adult education and community...
Adult education & literacy and community colleges in Massachusetts March 2004 This case study (Working Paper #2) examines the "role of community colleges in providing adult education services (ABE, ...
Adult ESL and the community college December 2004 This report (Working Paper #7) describes the role of community colleges in providing adult English as a second language ...
An examination of Latina/o transfer students in California's postsecondary institutions May 2007 This brief, number 16 in the Latino Policy & Issues series, "examines the transfer function from community college to fo...
Building bridges to college and careers, contextualized basic skills programs at community colleges January 2003 Central to a “career pathways model [that integrates education, training and work] is the development of connections…bet...
Forging new partnerships: adult & developmental education in community colleges December 2004 This working paper examines nationally the relationship between developmental and adult education in community college s...
Integrating industry-driven competencies in education and training through employer engagement 2011 This research paper describes partnership efforts between community colleges and employers, exploring models promoting c...
Oregon shines! Adult education & literacy in Oregon community colleges October 2004 This report (Working Paper #6) examines the "the governance structure in Oregon; forms of collaboration among state and ...
Passing the torch: strategies for innovation in community college ESL February 26, 2007 This report provides an "in-depth look" at ESL program service in several community colleges across the nation, with a f...
Pathways and outcomes: tracking ESL student performance, a longitudinal study of adult ESL service at City College of San Francisco January 7, 2008 This report provides an "in-depth look" at adult ESL services at the City College of San Francisco, considered an exempl...
The Illinois community college system & adult education July 2004 This report (Working Paper #5) examines various aspects of the relationship between adult education and literacy and com...
The role of community colleges in state adult education systems, a national analysis April 2004 This report (Working Paper #3) examines the structure of adult education in the United States with special attention to ...
To ensure America's future: building a national opportunity system for adults February 9, 2005 This paper summarizes research on the connections between adult education and community colleges and proposed a National...
Torchlights in ESL, five community college profiles June 4, 2007 This report follows the recently published CAAL study, "Passing the Torch, Strategies for Innovation in Community Colleg...
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