Learner and Instructor Needs in a Correctional Setting

Gunn, Pat
September 1999
Journal of Correctional Education;Sep1999, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p74
Academic Journal
Editor's Note: This is an example of the new emphasis on classroom teacher-based research. This article identified the needs of learners, institutions and instructors in a correctional setting through a series of interviews and participant observation. An understanding of these needs will provide a roadmap for improving ESL programs in correctional settings. In a broader sense, it will help shape the process of adult education in correctional and other institutional settings.


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