COMING SOON: Newly revised and updated ELA PG! (May-June 2022)

Meanwhile, find here the 2019 version of the English Language Arts Proficiency Guide for Teachers of Adult Education.

Cover of ELA Proficiency Guide

Big Picture: Get the main idea with To the Point: The ELA Proficiency Guide & the MA Prof. Standards for AE (2022)

ELA Proficiency Guide: The English Language Arts Proficiency Guide for Teachers of Adult Education (ELA PG) is available in both PDF and Word formats. (2019)

Glossary: Read the helpful Glossary for ELA Instruction (2019)

Professional Standards: The ELA Proficiency Guide is a companion to the Massachusetts Professional Standards for Teachers of Adult Basic Education (2021)

Standards At a Glance: A one-page chart of the professional standards (2022)

Finding Examples: A guide to finding sample applications of the professional standards in the ELA PG (2022)

Standards-Aligned PD: Looking for something specific? See how our ELA PD, resources, and coaching align with the ELA Proficiency Guide and the MA Professional Standards. (2019)


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