Welcome to the Adult Educators - Resources for the GED student! Wikia
Scholarly articles for assistance with your adult education students.
Article # 1
Desire: A Key Factor for Successful Online GED Adult Learners. This is an analysis of experience of 12 adult online students had while studying for their GED.
Shaw, D., Tham, Y., Hogle, J., & Koch, J. (2015). Desire: A Key Factor for Successful Online GED Adult Learners. Journal of Research and Practice for Adult Literacy, 21-35.
Article # 2
Second Chances, The value of adult education and the GED by Mike Rose. In this article, Rose discusses the importance of bring the GED test in line for students that need to attend college. This initiative is very important to assist in reducing the number of remedial classes required in college for GED students. In addition, Rose points out that 40 million people in the United States needs a GED.
Rose, M. (2013). Second chances: The value of adult education and the GED. kappanmagazine.org, 45-50.
Computer-based GED Testing; implications for Students, Programs, and Practitioner.
Brinkley-Etzkorn, K. E., & Ishitani, T. T. (2016). Computer-based GED Testing; Implications for Students, Programs, and Practitioners. Journal of Research and Practice for Adult Literacy, 28-48.
Adult Educators - This wiki is designed to assist you in understanding your adult students and assist them with the GED!
Online Instructional Resources
I have reviewed many instructional resources for your adult education students and specifically for students that are studying for their GED!
These are reliable and up-to-date resources as follows:
Resources available to practitioners
Official website for GED testing
This allows the GED test candidate to set up their account, schedule their exams, and review test scores from their personal computer.
Understanding your Adult Education Students! ====
The attached powerpoint presentation is some thoughts by some of the most noteable authorities on adult education. I hope you will review this presentation.