Women: building basic skills and overcoming gender bias
Series or Serial: Power Points: Pursuing the pathway toward successful learning, Summer-Fall 1994, Vol.11
Publisher: The TLP Group
Published At: Cols, OH
Date Published: 1994
Distributor: The TLP Group
Source Address: P.O. Box 1235
Source City/State/Zip: Cols OH 43216-1235
Material Type: Article
Intended Audience: General
Physical Media: Print
Physical Description: 2 p.
Subjects: Adult Education; Womens Education
This issue brief describes the gender bias often encountered by poor women in basic skills programs. Adult educators can use certain techniques to overcome this bias. Included are role-playing, women's book clubs, women-centered curricula, journals, and collaborative learning teams.
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