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Adult Education Glossary (from ACLS)
From adult education to workforce preparation activities, the Adult Education Glossary includes common terms and acronyms used by the Adult Education System in Massachusetts. It was developed by the Mass. Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (ESE)'s Adult and Community Learning Services...
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Learning to Achieve
Learning to Achieve is a suite of resources designed to build teacher effectiveness in providing instruction for adults with learning disabilities (LD). It includes an integrated set of research-based resources and professional development materials available for self-study or trainer-led events.
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Understanding the National Reporting System’s (NRS) Federal Measures and Reporting Requirements Webinar
This webinar, recorded in March 2017, is led by Russell Fenton from ACLS. The goal of this webinar is for you to come away with a shared understanding of the NRS Federal Reporting Measures and Requirements, why they matter, and how they differ slightly from the Massachusetts State Performance...
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National Reporting System Educational Functioning Level Completion Webinar
This webinar, recorded in March 2017, is led by Dana Varzan-Parker from ACLS. The webinar is designed to help ABE directors, teachers, advisors, and other stakeholders understand educational functioning levels (EFL)s and how student EFL completion is determined and reported under the new measurable...
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ABE State Performance Accountability Framework Webinar
This webinar entitled ABE State Performance Accountability Framework is intended to help ABE directors, teachers, advisors and other stakeholders understand the Measurable Skills Gains (MSG) standard in the new MA accountability framework for adult education. Participants will be able to describe...
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ESOL Lesson Plan Template
This template is an optional, but useful, resource when writing an ESOL lesson plan.
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Using ABE Community Planning Strategies for Adult Career Pathways (Webinar Series) Part 1: Connecting WIOA, Adult Career Pathways, and ABE Community Planning Partnerships
This webinar Part 1 of a three-part pre-recorded webinar series entitled Using ABE Community Planning Strategies for Adult Career Pathways . This series is intended to help adult basic education programs develop strategies and activities that will use the ACLS Indicators of Effective Community...
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Using ABE Community Planning Strategies for Adult Career Pathways (Webinar Series) Part 2: Promising Practices in Massachusetts ABE Career Pathways Partnerships
This webinar is Part 2 of a three-part prerecorded webinar series entitled Using ABE Community Planning Strategies for Adult Career Pathways . This series is intended to help adult basic education programs develop strategies and activities that will use the ACLS Indicators of Effective Community...
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Using ABE Community Planning Strategies for Adult Career Pathways (Webinar Series) Part 3: National Models and Resources
This webinar is Part 3 of a three-part pre-recorded webinar series entitled Using ABE Community Planning Strategies for Adult Career Pathways . This series is intended to help adult basic education programs develop strategies and activities that will use the ACLS Indicators of Effective Community...
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Resources and Strategies for Enhancing ABE-Workforce Partnerships (Webinar Series) Part 1: Collective Impact, ABE Community Planning, and WIOA
This webinar is Part 1 of a three-part prerecorded webinar series entitled Resources and Strategies for Enhancing ABE-Workforce Partnerships . This series is intended for ABE programs and community planning partnerships to develop strategies and activities to enhance and strengthen ABE community...