skip to main content

Increasing student achievement for basic skills students

Publisher: Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges

Published At: Olympia, WA

Date Published: January 2008

Distributor: Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges

Source City/State/Zip: Olympia WA

Material Type: Research/Technical Report

Intended Audience: Policy Maker

Physical Media: Print

Physical Description: 18 p.

Subjects: Education Work Relationship; English (Second Language); Adult Basic Education; Community Colleges; Transitional Programs; Demonstration Programs

Abstract:
This report describes basic skills adult students enrolled in the program I-BEST (Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training) that simultaneously teaches basic skills and college-level professional-technical training. It follows their success in transitioning to college-level classes and the momentum they gain towards college success from this participation.

Scroll To Top

OTAN activities are funded by contract CN180031 from the Adult Education Office, in the Career & College Transition Division, California Department of Education, with funds provided through Federal P.L., 105-220, Section 223. However, OTAN content does not necessarily reflect the position of that department or the U.S. Department of Education.