Community-Based Education

Community-Based Education

Cheri Maupin----Ogallala High School's CBE instructor

Community-Based Education (CBE) is a life-skills class that teaches functional academics as well as community exploration.

Functional academics include:

  • basic math

  • money skills

  • survival words

  • time management

  • alphabet skills

  • personal information

  • word skills.

Life skills include:

  • community knowledge (everything from restaurants to post offices)

  • personal hygiene and care

  • basic household skills (laundry, cooking and yard work)

  • leisure skills.