Counselors

Decorative image for Resource Profile Integrating Digital Literacy and Problem Solving into Instruction

Integrating Digital Literacy and Problem Solving into Instruction

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2015
These project-based lesson ideas for adult students improve their skills in using technology to solve problems and communicate with others, while increasing their digital literacy skills and access...
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New Teachers
Tutors
Counselors
Computer Lab Staff
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Counseling and Postsecondary Education Transitions

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2011
This resource examines the role of counselors in adult education that facilitate the transition of adult learners to postsecondary education. 
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Local Program Administrators
Instructors
Advisors
Counselors
Decorative image for Resource Profile How Non-Academic Supports Work: Four Mechanisms for Improving Student Outcomes

How Non-Academic Supports Work: Four Mechanisms for Improving Student Outcomes

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2011
This research brief provides a review of literature and research focused on non-academic supports and success factors for postsecondary students. 
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Local Program Administrators
Professional Developers
Researchers
State Staff
Teachers
Counselors
Curriculum Developers

Assessment for Adults with LD and/or ADHD

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1999
Testing and diagnosis of a learning disability are important for an adult seeking accommodations in both work and school. This article answers four questions around this topic:Who diagnoses a...
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Local Program Administrators
Professional Developers
Researchers
Teachers
Learners
Parents
Counselors

Building the Bridge Between Community College and Work For Students with Learning Disabilities

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2002
This article presents information to assist students with LD, counselors and employers to build the bridge between community college and work. Students must learn to articulate how their LD impacts...
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Local Program Administrators
Professional Developers
Teachers
Learners
Parents
Counselors
Employers

Charting the Course: Supporting the Career Development of Youth with Learning Disabilities

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2010
This guide aims to help youth service professionals better understand issues related to learning disabilities so they can help youth with diagnosed and undiagnosed learning disabilities develop...
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Local Program Administrators
Professional Developers
Teachers
Learners
Counselors
Career Advisers
Curriculum Developers

Guidance and Career Counselors’ Toolkit: Advising high school students with disabilities on postsecondary options

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2006
This toolkit is intended to help guidance and career counselors to better assist high school students with disabilities to transition into postsecondary education and employment. 
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Local Program Administrators
Professional Developers
Researchers
State Staff
Teachers
Learners
Parents
Family Members
Counselors
Mentors
Advisors
Curriculum Developers

Learning Disability: Life after High School

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2006
In this article, the authors provide guidelines and summarize research on the challenges faced by adults with LD when transitioning to post-secondary schooling and employment. It also highlights...
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Local Program Administrators
Professional Developers
Teachers
Adult Learners
Learners
Parents
Counselors
Employers
Curriculum Developers
Decorative image for Resource Profile A Basic Primer for Understanding Standardized Tests and Using Test Scores in Adventures in Assessment, Volume 16

A Basic Primer for Understanding Standardized Tests and Using Test Scores in Adventures in Assessment, Volume 16

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2004
The purpose of the article is to equip readers with a basic understanding of what goes into standardized test making and what test scores purport to show about learners' skills and abilities. 
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Local Program Administrators
Professional Developers
Researchers
State Staff
Teachers
Counselors
Curriculum Developers
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