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.

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ABE Foundations Part 2:  Policy, Accountability and Assessment

This is the second of a series of webinars to build knowledge of ABE in Minnesota.  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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ABE Foundations Part 3:  ABE Instruction & Standards

This webinar will include an introduction to CCRS, getting to the know the CCRS book, the three key shifts in ELA, the three key shifts in math, the ELP standards and resources for standards integration.  Click HERE to register for the webinar.