Curriculum Development

CAST UDL Curriculum Self-Check

2015

This site shows how to incorporate Universal Design for Learning (UDL) into curriculum, as well as learn about UDL and explore resources related to it. 

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Preparing English Learners for Work and Career Pathways: Companion Learning Resource

2016

This Companion Learning resource, Preparing English Learners for Work and Career Pathways, provides teachers and administrators with instructional tools, strategies, and resources that support career-focused, contextualized English language acquisition instruction.

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Meeting the Language Needs of Today’s Adult English Language Learner: Companion Learning Resource

2016

This Companion Learning Resource, Meeting the Language Needs of Today’s Adult English Language Learner, presents numerous examples of instructional models, strategies, tools, and tasks for increasing the rigor of adult English language instruction.

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Massachusetts Adult Basic Education Science Curriculum Framework: Life Science Strand

2013

This document presents the 2013 Life Science Strand of the Massachusetts ABE Science Framework.

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Workforce Literacy Participants’ Experience with Technology

2005

This resource, from Canada, discusses the attitudes of adults towards technology in the workplace. 

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Language for Work: CLB and Essential Skills for Trainers

2009

This guidebook was developed to help immigrants meet employment goals in the Canadian workplace by enhancing the understanding of Essential Skills (ES) for facilitators who work with immigrants.

Administrators
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Innovative Strategies: Ideas that Work!

2008

This guide contains 22 stories written by adult basic educators in Pennsylvania who describe the many different ways they have used PA’s Foundation Skills Framework.

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The Calgary Charter on Health Literacy: Rationale and Core Principles for the Development of Health Literacy Curricula

2011

Written by an international and multi-disciplinary team of health literacy advocates, this charter outlines a new definition of health literacy and also a set of its core principles. 

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