An Adult Educator's Reading List

Compiled by EssentialEd.com from suggestions on the LINCS listservs.

        Adult Development and Aging. Hayslip, B. & Panek, P.E.

        Adult Education and Literacy in the United States: Syllabus and Resources for an Online Course of Self-Study, by Tom Sticht : https://docs.google.com/document/pub?id=197CfR8cOIk0C_RwW8x4sSxeaqT1Y0BQ6HRlSo9CrkE4

        Adult Educational Psychology, edited by James Athanasou

        Adult Literacy Education Wiki: http://wiki.literacytent.org/index.php/Main_Page and the Books and Films section: http://wiki.literacytent.org/index.php/Books_and_Films_which_Inspire_Teachers

        ALECC’s SELECT and ESSENTIAL ANNOTATED LIVING BIBLIOGRAPHY FOR ADULT LITERACY EDUCATION INSTRUCTORS, STAFF, PROGRAM MANAGERS AND POLICY-MAKERS https://docs.google.com/a/passged.com/viewer?a=v&pid=gmail&attid=0.1&thid=135f83ddd5601cd7&mt=application/pdf&url=https://mail.google.com/mail/u/1/?ui%3D2%26ik%3D161422c5b6%26view%3Datt%26th%3D135f83ddd5601cd7%26attid%3D0.1%26disp%3Dsafe%26zw&sig=AHIEtbSwfJIJryD18cJY4NlWJ9rDwa9FsA

        Becoming a Critically Reflective Teacher, Stephen Brookfield. Sandy Scanlon

        Becoming adult learners: Principles and practices for Effective Development by Eilile, Drago-Severson

        Building Professional Pride in Literacy by B. Allan Quigley.   

        Empowering Women Through Literacy: Views for Experience - edited by Mev Miller & Kathy King.  http://welearnwomen.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=86&Itemid=213#knowledge

        Enhancing Adult Motivation to Learn. by Wlodkowski, R. J.

        Handbook of Adult and Continuing Education, by Carol E. Kasworm (Editor), Amy D. Rose (Editor), Jovita M. Ross-Gordon (Editor)

        Health Literacy from A to Z," by Helen Osborne

        Learning in Adulthood, A Comprehensive Guide by Merriam, Caffarella, and Baumgartner

        Lives on the Boundary, by Mike Rose

        Media Literacy: http://www.abspd.appstate.edu/instruction/medialiteracy/

        Pedagogy of the Oppressed, by Paulo Freire

        Planning Programs for Adult Learners. A Practical Guide for Educators, by Rosemary Caffarella

        Teaching patients with low literacy skills, by Doak & Root

        The Adult Learner: The definitive classic in adult education and human resource development, by Malcolm Knowels

        The Annual Review of Adult Learning and Literacy, National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy

        The Complete Theory-To-Practice Handbook of Adult Literacy: Curriculum Design and Teaching Approaches, by Rena Soifer

        The Long Haul: An Autobiography by Myles Horton

        Trainers, and Staff Developers, by Caffarella, R.S.

        We Make the Road by Walking – Myles Horton and Paulo Freire

Innovations, Provocations, and Outside the Box: