Registration for the 2021 ABE Summer Institute is closed!

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Date: August 18-19, 2021

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. CDT

Description: ABE Summer Institute is Minnesota’s annual statewide Adult Basic Education conference sponsored by Literacy Action Network (LAN). Once again due to the pandemic the conference will be held virtually; we hope you will join us to learn new teaching techniques, discuss policy changes, examine trends in ABE, and connect with peers from across the state.

LAN Membership:  For a conference discount consider becoming a LAN member!  LAN, as a support services member, provides vital support and coordination of state ABE initiatives. In addition, your membership fees go toward supporting the ABE lobbyist, and a complimentary COABE membership which includes webinars national conference discounts and the COABE Journal.

If you'd like to become a LAN member, sign up for membership at the LAN website:

Cost:  LAN Member $49, Non-LAN Member $99, Presenter/LAN Member $29, Presenter/Non LAN member $79

Advanced registration required! The deadline to register is August 11. No refunds will be issued. Credit card payment only.

CEUs will be made available to participants after the conference.

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