Reading Instruction

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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
Decorative image for Resource Profile Journal of Research and Practice for Adult Literacy, Secondary, and Basic Education, Vol. 5, No. 1, Spring 2016

Journal of Research and Practice for Adult Literacy, Secondary, and Basic Education, Vol. 5, No. 1, Spring 2016

2016

The Journal of Research and Practice for Adult Literacy, Secondary, and Basic Education provides a forum for sharing research, information, theory, commentary, and practical experiences that will improve the quality of services for adult basic education, literacy, and numeracy learners.

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Policymakers and Implementers
Instructional Staff
Decorative image for Resource Profile A Report on the Minnesota STudent Achievement in Reading (STAR) Project

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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Assessment Strategies and Reading Profiles (ASRP)

2009
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Teacher Trainers
Instructional Staff
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From Assessment to Practice: Research-Based Approaches to Teaching Reading to Adults, Part 2

2008

This January 2008 webcast is a follow-up to the September 2007 webcast, “From Assessment to Practice: Research-Based Approaches to Teaching Reading to Adults.”

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Instructional Staff
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Getting Reading Results in the Classroom: What Research Tells Us

2010

This webcast disseminates research findings from several five-year research projects investigating the development of literacy skills in adults enrolled in Adult Basic and Secondary Education classrooms.

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How should adult ESL reading instruction differ from ABE reading instruction?

2005

This article provides a research based rationale to identify which general teaching reading strategies work for all learners and which of those strategies do not work for English Language Learners.