ELA: All Resources, Research and Curriculum

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Text Set: Japanese-American Internment
Explore the WW-II era Japanese American internment through this text set designed for readers with a GLE range of 6–8. (Image credit: Dorothea Lange, National Archives) Find other Text Sets , and read about their pre-teaching considerations, structure, and use in " About Text Sets ." GLE range: 6–8...
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Text Set: Forest Biomes
Explore Forest Biomes through this text set designed for readers with a GLE range of 9-12 and limited background knowledge. Find other Text Sets , and read about their pre-teaching considerations, structure, and use in " About Text Sets ." GLE range: 9–12 Created by Marie LeBlanc, 2018 When the...
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To the Point: The ELA Proficiency Guide & the MA Prof. Standards for Teachers of Adult Education
We already have standards. Lots of standards. What are these new standards about? What is the proficiency guide for? Read this concise one-page summary to find out. There will be a training on the ELA and Math proficiency guides on December 5th, 2019, at QCC (Worcester).
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ELA Lesson Revision Template
This Lesson Revision Template is intended to be used as part of a group lesson study in relation to the College and Career Readiness Standards for Adult Education ( CCRSAE ). It is adapted from the Standards-in-Action resource alignment tool from "Advanced Unit 2: Focusing on Assignments and...
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ELA Resource Alignment Tool
Use the ELA Resource Alignment Tool to see how well a published resource or curriculum is aligned with the College & Career Readiness Standards for Adult Education ( CCRSAE ), and identify actions to fill in the alignment gaps. This tool is adapted from the Standards-in-Action resource...
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Standards
There are many standards, frameworks, and guidelines to mine for useful information and guidance. Massachusetts Professional Standards for Teachers of Adult Basic Education Get the main idea with To the Point: The ELA Proficiency Guide & the MA Prof. Standards for AE Review the ACLS page for...
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EBRI Observation Form
Use this form to support observations of an EBRI class, whether by peers, coaches, directors, or others. This PDF form can be downloaded and typed into directly, or printed and used a guide.
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STAR Handbook
This is the revised STAR Handbook, updated for FY20.
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STAR Research Review
The annual STAR research review identifies developments in reading research that call for changes in project content, and keeps the STAR team up-to-date on training and technical assistance. The 2019 STAR research review highlights and summarizes 14 journal articles and conference papers, giving...
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STAR resource list
From the national STAR trainers: a bibliography of resources that may be of interest to STAR practitioners, updated for 2019. Sections include: Research Overviews Adult Literacy Assessments Assessment of Components of Reading ABE Reading Instruction Other Factors Affecting ABE Instruction K-12...