Technology

Technology -Based Coaching in Adult Education Toolkit

2021

The TBCAE Toolkit was developed to assist adult education program administrators, program  staff, and state staff in planning and implementing text messaging that supports adult education learners’ program participation and attainment of education outcomes.

Administrators
Instructional Staff
Student Support Staff

Technology Toolbox for the Adult Education Instructor!

2017

This webinar, published by the Commission on Adult Basic Education (COABE) reviews a variety of free technology resources that can be integrated into the adult education classroom. 

Instructional Staff

Reimagining the Role of Technology in Higher Education

2017

Reimagining the Role of Technology in Higher Education aligns the role of technology serving the needs of a diverse group of students seeking access to high-quality postsecondary learning experiences.

Administrators
Teacher Trainers
Policymakers and Implementers
Instructional Staff

Reimagining the Role of Technology in Education: 2017 National Education Technology Plan Update

2017

The National Education Technology Plan (NETP), updated in 2017, sets a national vision and plan for learning enabled by technology through building on the work of leading education researchers; district, school, and higher education leaders; classroom teachers; developers; entrepreneurs; and nonprofit organizations. 

Administrators
Policymakers and Implementers

Checklist for Web Site Evaluation

2016

This checklist is a useful tool for teachers and learners to evaluate website quality.

Adult Learners

Solving the Education Equation: A New Model for Improving STEM Workforce Outcomes Through Academic Equity

2015

This report revises and reinvigorates previously developed goals from the 2011 National Research Council (NRC) report titled Successful K-12 STEM Education: Identifying Effective Approaches in STEM to expand the STEM workforce by targeting individuals who are least likely to pursue STEM careers.

Administrators
Policymakers and Implementers

Integrating Digital Literacy Into English Language Instruction: Issue Brief

2015

This issue brief, one of the resources in the suite of materials “Integrating Digital Literacy into English Language Instruction,” presents a broad overview of digital literacy as it relates to adult learners in English language acquisition programs.

Administrators
Teacher Trainers
Policymakers and Implementers
Instructional Staff

Learning for Life: The Opportunity for Technology to Transform Adult Education

2015

This publication series, Learning for Life: The Opportunity for Technology to Transform Adult Education, explores technology readiness, access, and use within various adult education delivery channels.

Administrators
Instructional Staff

Educators, Technology and 21st Century Skills: Dispelling Five Myths A Study on the Connection Between K–12 Technology Use and 21st Century Skills

2010

This study looks at the role of technology in 21st century education. 

Administrators
Teacher Trainers
Policymakers and Implementers
Instructional Staff

Integrating Digital Literacy Into English Language Instruction: Companion Learning Resource

2016

This companion learning resource, Integrating Digital Literacy into English Language Instruction, provides numerous examples of instructional models, strategies, tools, and tasks for integrating digital literacy into English language acquisition instruction.

Administrators
Teacher Trainers
Policymakers and Implementers
Instructional Staff