An overview of the characteristics of and multiple challenges faced by parents pursuing their won literacy skill improvement, along with concrete steps and examples to address the challenges.
Program Management and Educational Leadership: All Resources, Research and Curriculum
A report giving a demographic breakdown of adults who hold either a certification, license, or post-secondary educational certificate. The data tables include occupational field, earnings, and employees’ perceived usefulness of the certificates and licenses.
An extensive analysis of the impact of low literacy skills – covering reading, math, and digital proficiency – on workers in service sector jobs. The report includes demographic details, the barriers and challenges faced by this group, along with remedies and policy recommendations for employers,...
A report from the U.S. Department of Education outlining the demographics and impacts of low-literacy skills among adults. Also included are seven key strategies to address the situation, with recommendations on community and employer efforts, cross-sector service delivery, and program professional...
A concise summary of the benefits of participation in adult literacy programs, both for individual participants and for the broader society.
This website contains a wealth of resources, including videos, on mindset. Mindset Works was co-founded by Carol Dweck, author of Mindset: The New Psychology of Success .
This resource contains a variety of articles on growth mindset, including summaries of research on the topic as well as articles and a commentary. Although there is a small fee to download the entire document, it is possible to access a limited number of articles for free, as a guest. This is...
This video is a 47-minute talk that Carol Dweck gave at Google. There are also links to shorter clips taken from that video on: 1. the culture of growth mindset (3.5 minutes) 2. looking for growth mindset in hires (2 minutes) 3. false growth mindset (1.5 minute)
Abstract: This document is designed as a resource for state and local program leaders looking to support the effective implementation of state academic content standards. At the center of this supplement are two checklists. One is the State Leadership Checklist. State staff can use this as a self-...
The SABES PD Center for Educational Leadership and Strengthening Programs has compiled the attached resources list to support you in providing a rationale for your programmatic decisions. Search for them individually via the Resource Library link above.