skip to main content

Leading adult education through support for and the effective application of technology.

Functional context education

Series or Serial: Research on literacy; v. 1, no. 1

Publisher: The Pennsylvania State University

Published At: University Park, PA

Date Published: 1991

Distributor: Institute for the Study of Adult Literacy, College of Education, The Pennsylvania State University

Source Address: 204 Calder Way, Suite 209

Source City/State/Zip: University Park PA 16801

Material Type: Article

Intended Audience: Mentor/Teacher/Trainer

Physical Media: Print

This article defines functional context as "instruction using the context of relevant work or life tasks" and gives examples of programs which incorporate it. A select bibliography is included.

Scroll To Top

OTAN activities are funded by contract CN200091-A2 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.