Literacy Action Network will be offering four planned webinars, which will be provided quarterly as a means to train staff that have not been able to attend in-person ABE Foundations training, and as a means of furthering relevant PD for those who have attended. 

Webinar Part 1:  ABE Students & Systems

This webinar workshop provides an overview of Adult Basic Education in Minnesota for administrators and instructors who are new to the field or would like a review of the basics. Topics covered include: ABE students and their goals; the ABE delivery system; funding; ABE content standards; adult secondary credentials; resources for instruction; and professional development.

Webinar Materials

ABE Foundations Part 2:  Policy, Accountability and Assessment

This is the second of a series of webinars to build knowledge of ABE in Minnesota and is scheduled for Thursday, December 7, 2017, 1:30-3:00 pm.  This webinar be a more in-depth look at federal legislation (WIOA); supplemental services (and providers); funding sources, trends, caps and distribution formulas; reporting student hours and testing; pathways and offerings (training, credentials, etc.)

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