Digital Literacy and Distance Education: All News

Posted on: 10/22/2020

Thanks to our SABES partnership with our Rhode Island adult education colleagues, Chris Bourret, Education Director at RIFLI, has generously invited you to join the Rhode Island Google Applied Digital Skills training, offered virtually by Google and COABE, on Monday, October 26, from 1:00 pm. – 4:00...

Posted on: 09/28/2020

This fall, as your distance and blended teaching program continues to evolve, the Program Support Professional Development Center (PSPDC) is offering a PD series designed to support you in building high-quality distance and blended learning classes, both in the short-term to address our remote needs...

Posted on: 09/28/2020

We are excited to share our new Zoom Resources page, which now includes our new seven-minute Zoom video tutorial for teachers: Introduction to Zoom: Tips and Tools for Planning and Facilitating Zoom Meetings and Classes. You will also find Student User Guides in six languages, generously shared by...

Posted on: 09/28/2020

Keep it simple—for students and for you. Choose one tool or platform to be the main home for the materials you and students will use. This could be as formal as Schoology or Google Classroom, or as simple as a hyperdoc. For these ideas and more, including examples, visit our Distance Education and...

Posted on: 09/27/2020

The Digital Literacy and Distance Education team at the SABES Program Support PD Center is pleased to announce our new Zoom Resources page, where you will find our new Intro to Zoom Tutorial video for teachers and Student User Guides in six languages. Please contact Luanne_teller@worlded.org if you...

Posted on: 06/03/2020

Since 1993, the Massachusetts Adult Literacy Hotline (Hotline), has connected adults with over 300 adult education programs that offer one-on-one, small-group, or classroom tutoring and instruction to adult learners. The Hotline provides access to information about reading, writing, math, English...

Posted on: 06/02/2020

Please consider responding to this national survey, launched by the EdTech Center at World Education in partnership with Literacy Minnesota and its Open Door Collective project. This survey of adult educators (teachers and administrators) is designed to capture and help better understand how...

Posted on: 03/14/2020

The SABES Program Support PD Center is offering two webinars to help you plan for teaching your learners online using two free online products: Google Classroom (March 23) and USA Learns (March 30).Everyone is concerned about the increasing spread of the coronavirus and preparing for how this...

Posted on: 01/03/2020

On Friday, March 27th, this kickoff will provide a series of topics and activities to help programs begin envisioning how they might fully integrate distance and blended learning services as part of their planning for the upcoming fiscal or program year. Look for future announcements with more...

Posted on: 10/31/2019

The Program Support PD Center digital literacy team is pleased to share the following information about a free, facilitated online course on technology adoption offered by the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE).ISTE's SkillRise course focuses on how to use educational...