Thomas G. Sticht

Early Childhood Education and Early Adulthood Education: A Life Cycles Perspective for Educational Policy (2004)

In this research note, the author examines a report written for the Economic Policy Institute of Washington, DC by R. G. Lynch. Lynch's report provides an analysis of several early childhood development (ECD) programs and concludes that many ECD programs "…also provide adult education and parenting classes for the parents of young children."

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2004-10-25

Literacy Frees the World (2004)

A Vision of the Future Through a Prism of the Past

This document is a description of the author's Literacy Frees the World Tour, a series of speeches and workshops made by the author across the United States, in Canada and in England, May 4 to October 18, 2004.

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2004-10-06

Paradigms of Learning : The Total Literacy Campaign in India (2004)

A Book Review

This is a book review that appears in Adults Learning for June 2004, Volume 15, Number 10, pp. 28-29. It illustrates the continuing struggle that adult literacy educators and learners are engaged in all around the world.

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2004-07-07

The Delusion of Accountability in the Adult Education and Literacy System (AELS) of the United States (2004)

The author discusses a report, the “U.S. Department of Education (2003). The Adult Education and Family Literacy Act: Program Year 2001-2002: Report to Congress on State Performance. Office of Vocational and Adult Education.”

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2004-05-25

Adult Education and Literacy System of America: Separate and Still Unequal, The (2004)

In this article, the author discusses the adult education and literacy system in the United States and how, after forty years, it is still separate from the K-12 system and higher education systems and still unequal in funding, facilities, instructional staff, and social acceptance.

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2004-05-19

Proliteracy Worldwide Fills Void in Adult Literacy Advocacy (2003)

This article discusses a report delivered at the 2003 annual meeting of Proliteracy Worldwide, the premier national organization for volunteers in service to adult literacy education.

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2003-11-24

New Interest in Functional Context Education (FCE) Part 3: Two New Online Resources for Educators and Technologists (2003)

This article discusses further the renewed interest in Functional Context Education (FCE) principles, in which basic skills (literacy) instruction is integrated (embedded) within vocational job training.

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2003-11-03

Functional Context Education (FCE) Part 2: Toward Policies and Practices for Contextualized Teaching and Learning in Community Colleges and High Schools (2003)

This article discusses Functional Context Education (FCE) principles, in which basic skills (literacy) instruction is integrated (embedded) within vocational job training.

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2003-10-30

Functional Context Education (FCE) Part 1: New Interest in FCE Theory and Principles for Integrating Basic Skills and Work Skills (2003)

This article discusses a renewed interest in Functional Context Education (FCE) principles, in which basic skills (literacy) instruction is integrated (embedded) within vocational job training.

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2003-10-24

Toward an Evidence-Based Adult Education and Literacy System (AELS) (2003)

Discussion of the principles from Functional Context Education (FCE) first presented as a set in a book entitled Cast-off Youth: Policy and Training Methods From the Military Experience (Sticht, et al, Praeger,1987).

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2003-10-06

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