Kate Nonesuch hosts an informative blog called “Working in Adult Literacy.” She gained interest in Dr. Armando Gutierrez and this is her response to a few of his questions regarding understanding ABE/GED students.
Armando Gutierrez is the author of “You Don’t Know Me,” a piece which I re-blogged about the great difficulties overcome, the supreme effort that some GED students put forth in order to come to class. A couple of months ago he posted a comment where I had re-blogged his original story, that started me thinking. He asked two questions: Could you deal with some of the issues your GED students are facing each day? And if you were, would you not want a caring ear to listen to you? The simple answers are no, and yes.
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