Jan 08, · Invigorate Math Instruction with Contextualized Resources. DATE: Friday, January 8, The PHL Technology and Adult Education Initiative was supported by the Office of Adult Education, a former division of Philadelphia’s Office of Workforce Development. Adult Education At the heart of our work is teaching adult learners to read, write, and do basic math. That’s because proficiency in these areas is a game-changer for people who are otherwise unable to attain employment, thrive in school, gain citizenship, and pursue other life opportunities.
National Center on Adult Literacy, Publications, Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA (order no. CP $11).Author: Iddo Gal, Mary Jane Schmitt. A 3-day working conference on adult mathematical literacy took a first step toward ensuring that all adults acquire the mathematical skills they need to function on the job and in society, to achieve personal goals, and to support their children's education. Participants were adult educators involved in numeracy-related instruction, teacher training, and curriculum development and representatives of the mathematics education and adult education Author: Iddo Gal, Mary Jane Schmitt.
Dec 15, · PHILADELPHIA – City residents can now sign up for free, online adult education classes scheduled to begin next month. Classes include reading, writing, math, basic computer classes, high school equivalency preparation, and English for speakers of other languages.