Adult Literacy

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TESOL International Convention & Expo

With thousands of attendees, hundreds of education sessions, and 50+ exhibits, the TESOL International Convention & Expo is the largest professional development event in the English language teaching field.
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Numeracy Education for Adult Learners: A Scan of the Field

Description The brief provides a comprehensive picture of the adult numeracy education landscape and key factors impacting adult numeracy learning and technology use to inform further research and support the development of an ANDE course and related professional development.  
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Insights Into Adult Education: A Need for Flexibility and Innovation

Description In this blog post, Carnegie Math Pathways and their research partners share their interactions with adult learners and instructors, and their initial exploratory research into adult numeracy and digital literacy—providing critical insights into ways that the adult education field demands more flexible and creative research and development solutions that account for the realities of adult education.   
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ProLiteracy 2024 Annual Conference

ProLiteracy is holding their annual conference October 6-9 in Baltimore, MD. Visit their website for more information on submitting a proposal (due 2/23), updates and more information.
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AAACE 2024 Annual Conference

Creating New Trajectories for Adult Education - The word trajectory has several meanings. In general terms, a trajectory is the path of an object through space, or through the path of life a person chooses. In geometry a trajectory is a curve or surface that cuts through all other curves or surfaces of a given system at a constant angle.
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COABE National Conference

Learn about the new best practices and receive targeted training from national level speakers. Over 30 strands-comprised of more than 400 break out sessions will be offered, providing valuable, state-of-the-art training that you will be able to take back to your adult education program!
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COABE Presents: New Measurable Skill Gains Models Are Coming. Are You Ready?

Satisfied with current NRS tests? Probably not. On June 13th, come learn what the future of Measurable Skill Gains assessment looks like. Assessment researchers and leading adult education practitioners will describe how revolutionary new methods are being applied to support the next generation of NRS assessments under a Department of Education project.
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COABE Presents: New Measurable Skill Gains Models Are Coming. Are You Ready?

Satisfied with current NRS tests? Probably not. Come learn what the future of Measurable Skill Gains assessment looks like. Assessment researchers and leading adult education practitioners will describe how revolutionary new methods are being applied to support the next generation of NRS assessments under a Department of Education project.
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EdTech Bytes: Generative Artificial Intelligence

There's been a lot of chatter lately about Generative AI, its uses, implications, and rapid advancement. World Education presents this four-part series as a way to cover the basics and dive deeper into what this could mean for educators and workforce developers. 1️⃣ Zero to Hero - ChatGPT was released in November of 2022. Get caught up with what has happened since.