Effective Teaching for Adult Educators, Session 2


Goals for This Module

The goals of this module are to (1) build the capacity of teachers to identify the skills and knowledge required for excellent teaching, as presented in the Adult Education Teacher Competencies (the competencies) ; (2) evaluate in which areas participants are strong and in which areas professional development could support improvement; and (3) plan for increasing effectiveness of instruction.

Goals of Session 2

The goals of this session are to (1) familiarize participants with competencies and performance indicators in Domain 1 (use of data to improve instruction) and Domain 3 (effective communication) and (2) provide them with an understanding of how to create professional development goals to enhance the effectiveness of their teaching.

Objectives for Session 2

By the end of Session 2, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the competencies in Domains 1 and 3 in practice;
  • Relate selected competencies to classroom practice; and
  • Create an initial professional development goal.