Program Development

Self-Study Guide for Evidence-Based Practices in Adult Literacy Education

Self-Study Guide for Evidence-Based Practices in Adult Literacy Education

2020

The Self-study Guide for Evidence-Based Practices in Adult Literacy Education helps adult literacy education providers collect, organize, and analyze evidence they can use to plan for and improve program implementation and performance.

Administrators
Instructional Staff
Student Support Staff
A Planning Guide for Aligning Career and Technical Education, U.S. Department of Education

A Planning Guide for Aligning Career and Technical Education (CTE) and Apprenticeship Programs

2017

This planning guide is designed as an interactive tool for initiating or expanding the alignment between existing career and technical education (CTE) and apprenticeship programs.

Administrators
Business Partners
Policymakers and Implementers
Researchers and Developers
Investing in Quality: A Blueprint for Adult Literacy Programs and Funders

Investing in Quality: A BluePrint for Adult Literacy Programs and Funders

2017

This report details 14 "Building Blocks" of a comprehensive, community-based adult literacy program, identifies the resources needed to fully implement the Building Blocks, and includes an operating budget for a local program implementing this model.

Administrators
Educational Methodologies of Personal Finance

Educational Methodologies of Personal Finance

2019

This guide presents research-based design principles for developing financial literacy instructional materials.

Administrators
Instructional Staff
COABE Journal, Special Edition, Featuring Career Pathways

COABE Journal - Career Pathways Edition

2019

This special edition of the COABE Journal highlights career pathways and workforce development.

Administrators
Instructional Staff
Policymakers and Implementers
Researchers and Developers
Student Support Staff
Teacher Trainers
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Career Pathways Programming for Adult Learners in Chicago, Houston, and Miami: Final Report

2018

This report presents findings from a research project that examines how adult education providers in three cities designed and implemented career pathways programming for adults who are immigrants or have barriers to employment and education.

Administrators
Policymakers and Implementers
Decorative image for Resource Profile Blending College Preparation and Career Development for Adult Students in New England

Blending College Preparation and Career Development for Adult Students in New England

2018

An evaluation of the two-year Transition to College and Careers demonstration project, which addressed academic and non-academic barriers to college for adult learners in six adult education centers across New England.

Administrators
Instructional Staff
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A Toolkit for Registered Apprenticeship in Healthcare

2017

The documents in this toolkit provide guidance to assist healthcare employers and other workforce development stakeholders register and implement healthcare apprenticeship programs.

Administrators
Decorative image for Resource Profile IDEAL Distance Education and Blended Learning Handbook

IDEAL Distance Education and Blended Learning Handbook

2018

This handbook is a practical guide that supports the delivery of quality distance education programming.

Administrators
Instructional Staff
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Pathways, Partnerships, and Progress: Transforming a Community College

2017

This report describe the methods that were used by Los Angeles Trade-Technical College (LATTC) and the University of Southern California's Center for Urban Education (CIE) to build the Pathways to Academic, Career, and Transfer Success (PACTS) initiative, which created career academic pathways for students.

Administrators
Teacher Trainers