Reading

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BC Reads: Adult Literacy Fundamental English - Reader 2

2015

Written specifically for adults, this beginning-level reader contains eight chapters about Langston Hughes' family history and personal life.

Instructional Staff
Adult Learners
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ESL Literacy Readers

2018

A collection of forty theme-based readers, along with an instructors guide, that support ESL literacy instructors in creating comprehensive, theme-based lessons for adult ESL literacy learners.

Instructional Staff
Adult Learners
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Digital Public Library of America Primary Source Sets

2013

Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) Primary Source Sets are designed to help students develop critical thinking skills by exploring topics in history, literature, and culture through primary sources.

Teacher Trainers
Instructional Staff
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Aligned

2016

Achieve the Core’s Aligned is a publication dedicated to the conversation about Common Core aligned instructional materials.

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Policymakers and Implementers
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KET: Reading Instructional Strategies

2012

KET videotaped segments taken in actual classroom settings provide examples of strategies for teaching reading in the adult education classroom.

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Teacher Trainers
Instructional Staff
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A Report on the Minnesota STudent Achievement in Reading (STAR) Project

2012

STAR is a project of the U.S. Department of Education that provides training and support for teachers of intermediate reading students in effective, evidence-based practices in the four major components of adult reading instruction: alphabeticsfluency,vocabulary, and comprehension.

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On the Job: ESL and Essential Skills for Work - Reading Text

2006

This guide provides examples of how ESL instructors can develop instructional activities using the learner outcomes identified in the Readers’ Guide to Essential Skills Profiles and the Canadian Language Benchmarks: English as a Second Language for Adults.

Administrators
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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.

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