The Faculty of Education’s Centre for Adult Education and Community Outreach (CAECO) specializes in the scholarship and practice of Adult Education and offers the opportunity to advance your professional knowledge and skills in adult teaching and learning environments. Even when translation services are provided or parents speak English, understanding teachers or school materials requires a substantial understanding of the U.S. education lexicon and culture. Legislators and policy makers in Sacramento don’t seem to know much detail about how adult schools work, so their decisions frequently have unintended consequences.
A paper presented at the 2nd National Workshop on supervisory and inspectorate service in the 6-3-3-4 system of education at the University of Ilorin. In addition to facing practical barriers such as cost and transportation, students may be daunted by similar course offerings at local adult schools and community colleges. These studies—which included various grade levels, from college and high school down to elementary—indicated that the greatest successes with word processing were at the higher grade levels.
Now I am able to help my children with their school work because I know English grammar better than my sons. As the study showed, the students are predisposed for sexuality education so topics such as birth control methods and how to obtain them, the correct way to use condom, sexual orientation and factual and ethical information about abortion, adverse effects of abortion, use of contraceptives and others should be highlighted.
The study recommended that the state agency for mass literacy, adult and non-formal education should embark on a realistic and holistic campaign for women education. Currently some community colleges, such as San Francisco City and San Diego City, run their own adult ed programs. You can take advantage of these aids and continue your education as well as pursue a parallel career.
Many religious institutions offer variations of adult education, including Sunday School classes, Bible Studies, vocational training, and GED courses. Acknowledging this however, others have expressed that motivation can be an important aspect in regards to the achievement of adult learners. School integration was the number-one issue involving education in the United States during the 1950’s.