High School Equivalency Programs

Compendium of Innovative Practices: Secondary Credentialing Programs for Adults

2020

This compendium describes the four innovative practices in secondary
credentialing selected from the Round 1 Advancing Innovation in Adult
Education applications.

Administrators
Instructional Staff
Policymakers and Implementers
Researchers and Developers

National Literacy Directory

2017

A searchable database of over 7,000 local literacy programs and GED testing centers across the country.

Adult Learners
Family and Community Supporters

GEAR UP Writing Webinars - Episode 3: Paraphrasing Evidence

2015

This webinar and supplemental activities provide information and teaching strategies for instruction on paraphrasing evidence for the GED Writing test.

Administrators
Instructional Staff

High School Equivalency Institute: Critical Thinking for GED 2014 - Depth of Knowledge Framework

2014

This training focused on how to transition students, classrooms and teaching staff towardsthe new GED. The training provides specific tips and examples to bring more critical thinking skills into classrooms of all levels. Academy of Hope’s condensed manual on the new GED, examples of organizers, and other helpful material is included with the training.

Teacher Trainers
Instructional Staff

The College Enrollment Behavior of Young Adult High School Dropouts, GED Holders, and High School Graduates with Regular Diplomas in the United States: 2000–2010

2012

This resource compares college enrollment among high school dropouts, GED holders, and high school graduates from 2000 to 2010. 

Administrators
Teacher Trainers
Policymakers and Implementers
Instructional Staff