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Information relating to instructional practices in adult literacy classrooms or applicable to such classrooms.
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Preparing for employability in a digital age

Technology can offer many opportunities and benefits to students in helping them to develop and communicate their employability skills. However many educationa…

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Landmark Report Released on Adult Literacy in D.C. | The ...

Landmark Report Released on Adult Literacy in D.C. | The ... | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
The Community Foundation's Greater Washington Workforce Development Collaborative is excited to announce the release of a landmark report by grantee DC Appleseed on the state of Adult Literacy services in the District ...
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A Phonics Approach to Teaching Children to read

A Phonics Approach to Teaching Children to read | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
There are different approaches to teaching children how to read but one of the most popular and successful methods is the use of phonics. Here is an explanation of phonics and how they are used to teach children to read.
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The Collective Power of a Nation of Readers - First Book Blog

The Collective Power of a Nation of Readers - First Book Blog | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
This piece also appears on The Huffington Post’s Impact blog. Steve White, a volunteer at a local nonprofit, worked through the holidays to ensure that 3,000 kids in need in Denver would have brand-new books of their own at Christmas.
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DC Appleseed Report Calls for New Adult Literacy Strategy

To reduce unemployment and narrow the gap between rich and poor, the District must help more residents build the basic reading, writing, and numeracy skills required by D.C.’s economy, according to...
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Using iPads in Adult Literacy » AlphaPlus Blog - AlphaPlus

Using iPads in Adult Literacy » AlphaPlus Blog - AlphaPlus | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
Provincially-funded organization dedicated to disseminating research, information and training on innovative learning technologies to adult literacy educators, administrators and organizations - what technologies to use, how to use them, and when...
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Creative Writing for Children . Education . PBS Parents | PBS

Creative Writing for Children . Education . PBS Parents | PBS | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
A parents guide to going to school, including what kids learn each year, learning disabilities, reading strategies and early math. (Pretty psyched about this Writing Workshop on PBS Parents! Writing is near and dear to my heart so I'm beyond...
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learning during read-alouds: improving reading fluency - teach mama

learning during read-alouds: improving reading fluency - teach mama | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
tips for improving reading fluency (#TGIF! Fluency: what it is and how to tackle it - http://t.co/nkB2gBlOB2 via @teachmama #literacy #reading)
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Improving reading speed; therefore, reducing marking time by @TeacherToolkit

Improving reading speed; therefore, reducing marking time by @TeacherToolkit | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
This week, I nodded off at my office desk marking! I know ... Shocking! Context: But, allow me to give you some context. After blogging about #ThePinch and explaining to readers, that at this time ...
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Using Social Networking to Improve Adult Literacy

Using Social Networking to Improve Adult Literacy | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
Booking A full day module in Leicester, Wednesday 26th March 2014, can be booked via NIACE here. For alternate training sessions email NIACE or contact RaPAL for more information. Guide to Session ...
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Adult Literacy Facts | ABC Life Literacy Canada

A list of statistics and facts on adult literacy in Canada. Ce document est disponible en français What people know and what they do with what they... (Fact: Those with low literacy are more than twice as likely to be unemployed.
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Guide to Twitter in the K-8 Classroom

Guide to Twitter in the K-8 Classroom | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
Twitter, without a doubt, has become the social network for educators to take their professional development into their own hands. Twitter allows teachers to connect with other educators from aroun...
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energy4everyone

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How does access to energy impact adult literacy rates? Only 50% in the developing world. http://t.co/omBKRhnhQ9
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Adult literacy and numeracy research centre opens - Procurex Live

Skills and Enterprise Minister Matthew Hancock has announced the creation of a world leading research centre focused on improving adult literacy and numeracy. The new Behavioural Insights Research Centre for Maths and ...
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Understanding Adolescent Struggling Readers

Understanding Adolescent Struggling Readers | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
Adolescents with academic reading difficulties, often labeled as struggling readers, make up a big percentage of American schools. As teachers of adolescents, we can sit around and try to figure ou...
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Toddler Activities & Games . Toddler Language Development Milestones . Education | PBS Parents

Toddler Activities & Games . Toddler Language Development Milestones . Education | PBS Parents | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
These activities from PBS KIDS will help your toddler develop basic concepts, such as counting and shape recognition, as well as visual and motor skills related to learning to read and write.
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Adult Literacy Tutoring - A Student's View

An Adult Literact Learner talks about what he has gotten out of the Literacy Volunteers Tutoring Program.
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The Reading Network: One-to-One Online Reading Instruction for People with Reading Difficulties | Quebec Essential Learning Alliance

The Reading Network: One-to-One Online Reading Instruction for People with Reading Difficulties | Quebec Essential Learning Alliance | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
Quebec English Literacy Alliance - Reading and Comprehension Skills for Success. (Quebec Essential Learning Alliance posts re: The Reading Network. Thanks, Quebec!
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D.C. Failing To Properly Educate Adult Learners, Says Report

D.C. Failing To Properly Educate Adult Learners, Says Report | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
D.C. is home to one of the most highly skilled labor markets in the country, yet more than 60,000 adults who live here cannot read and do math at a basic level. A new report by the non profit D.C.
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How to Raise a Book Lover

How to Raise a Book Lover | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
This summer, transform your reluctant reader into a book lover. (How to Raise a Book Lover - http://t.co/eSNk0UnSdq #parenting #booklover)
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Three essential adult literacy resources

Three essential adult literacy resources | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
Adult literacy education is a burgeoning field and staying abreast of the research, best practices, and information is essential for practitioners at all levels (Three essential adult literacy resources http://t.co/HoMVIy0Rby...
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Eureka! Using Complementary Texts to Lead to Insight | Burkins & Yaris

Eureka! Using Complementary Texts to Lead to Insight | Burkins & Yaris | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
In this post, we think about how to pair texts to help children achieve insight when they read. (RT @BurkinsandYaris: How do we get kids to become more insightful when reading?
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Coming soon ........ Adult Literacy... - True Colours Education | Facebook

Coming soon ........ Adult Literacy Tuition for those who would like an extra boost in confidence or striving... http://t.co/1uELPqUykU
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Margin Notes | A second look at Canada’s adult literacy and numeracy skills | University Affairs

Margin Notes | A second look at Canada’s adult literacy and numeracy skills | University Affairs | Adult Basic Skills and Literacy Reading | Scoop.it
A second look at Canada’s adult literacy and numeracy skills (A second look at Canada’s adult literacy and numeracy skills http://t.co/Yjz5wuS878)...
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