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Math Question

Our adult program for ELLs includes math classes. Our students’ language level ranges from NRS 1 to NRS 5. We currently use the math section of the TABE as a post-test, but are questioning whether this is the best standardized math test for ELLs. I haven’t been able to find any standardized math tests for adult ELLs. Does anyone know of any? Also, if anyone offers math classes to your adult ELLs, could you share your pre- and post-math assessment? Thanks for your help.

Dorothy Taylor

 

Assessment for AE Online Course Plans, October-December 2017

Greetings!

From October 30 through December 18, practitioners are participating in a LINCS online course that explores fundamental ideas of assessment for adult literacy learners. Here course participants will share their plans for applying what they have learned in the course with their learners.

We encourage you to explore the ideas and plans posted here and reply with comments, questions, experiences and ideas for supporting effective assessment in adult education.

Struggling Readers/ How can we determine the level of intervention needed?

I am trying to find an effective way to determine what kind of intervention an adult learner needs if they are struggling with reading.  

Assessment for AE Online Course Plans, March-April 2017

Greetings!

From March 6 through April 17, practitioners are participating in a LINCS online course that explores fundamental ideas of assessment for adult literacy learners. Here course participants will share their plans for applying what they have learned in the course with their learners.

We encourage you to explore the ideas and plans posted here and reply with comments, questions, experiences and ideas for supporting effective assessment in adult education.

Opportunity for Online Course on Assessment--Registration Closed

We have reached capacity for enrollments in this course. Please watch for upcoming opportunities.

The LINCS Professional Development Center is taking registrations for the facilitated online course: Introduction to Assessment for Adult Basic Education, March 6–April 17, 2017. There is no cost to participants.

This online course is designed for teachers, program administrators, and professional development providers who want to understand the present landscape of assessment in Adult Basic Education. 

Starting Today! LINCS is looking for Community Members to Review Online Formative Assessment Tools

Event Title: LINCS Formative Assessment

Event Type: Cohort of Reviewers for Formative Assessment Tools

Dates: TODAY! Orientation Webinar—Today, January 14, 2016, at 2:00 PM EST. Review process will run from January through April.

More info: Click here to register for the orientation webinar.  

 

Now Recruiting: LINCS is looking for Community Members to Review Online Formative Assessment Tools

Event Title: LINCS Formative Assessment Review

Description: Cohort of Reviewers for Formative Assessment Tools

Dates: Orientation Webinar—Thursday, January 14, 2016, at 2:00 PM EST. Review process will run from January through April.

More info: Click here to register for the orientation webinar.  

 

Be a part of a new opportunity to build LINCS’ assessment resources!

 

Today: Using Technology to Track Student Progress

Event Title: Improving Teaching Using Technology for Formative Assessment

Event Type: Webinar & LINCS Community Discussion

New Webinar: Improving Teaching Using Technology for Formative Assessment

Event Title: Improving Teaching Using Technology for Formative Assessment

Event Type: Webinar & LINCS Community Discussion

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