Teachers

RESOURCES

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Media Library of Teaching Skills for adult learning and literacy: A free, online, digital library of short videos of adult education teachers and their classes or tutorials, intended for use in professional development.
  • EL/Civics Online: For ESL instructors who wish to incorporate EL/Civics content into their adult ESL classrooms. This series of online courses will assist teachers in creating interesting, effective ESL lessons in these areas: US history, US government, civic engagement, and the naturalization process.
  • English Language Learner University: English Language Learner University provides English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) practitioners with free unlimited access to high quality online professional development and learning opportunities.
  • Surfing for Substance: a professional development guide to integrating the World Wide Web into adult literacy instruction.
  • Outreach and Technical Assistance Network for adult educators: adult education and literacy providers support services including electronic collaboration, access to information, and technical assistance. Includes a video gallery that can be used for professional development.
  • Minnesota Literacy Council: Offers training for adult literacy volunteers and professional development courses for Adult Basic Education teachers and staff.
  • ProfessionalStudiesAE.org: A portal for online professional development provided by ProLiteracy and World Education. High-quality trainings with adult educators that explore evidence-based practices that teachers can use in their work with adult learners.Florida Tech Net: Florida state adult ESOL instructional improvement project includes recorded webinars on the following topics: ABE, career pathways, ESOL, GED, health issues, learning disabilities, literacy, and technology integration.  

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