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Digital Literacy Assessment

Hi All. I recently joined the assessment group, and I'd like to introduce myself and share my interest about assessments with the group members.

"No opt out" technique

Hello Colleagues, A friend recently recommended Doug Lemov’s (2010) book Teach Like a Champion: 49 Techniques that put Students on the Path to College. Many of the techniques Lemov outlines for K12 teachers focus on how to manage teacher-led whole class discussion, with teacher questioning designed to assess students’ understanding of content.

2014 Youth Leadership Forum (YLF) Student Application Now Available!

Youth Leadership Forum for Students with Disabilities (YLF)

This is a exclusive invitation for California high school juniors and seniors who have all different types of disabilities to apply to the California Youth Leadership Forum for Students with Disabilities (YLF).

Student delegate applications are now available for the 2014 YLF, held July 21-25, 2014 in Sacramento, CA. This program is provided to accepted students with disabilities at no cost to them.

The New Winter/Spring Course Schedule Is Now Available

World Education E-learning PD: Professional Development for Adult Education

Registration is open. Sign up today!

Have you taken one of our online courses yet? Try one out and let us know what you think! If you've taken some already, we hope that you'll be back for a new course this winter. 

Academic dishonesty

Is academic dishonesty a concern for you? Have you found that your students don't always understand the concept of plagiarism or cheating? How do you hold your students accountable for a dishonest action. Why do you think your students cheat? Could it be because that they don't understand some of the concepts? What can you do as the instructor? I will stop with the questions now.

Featured Resource: Adult College Completion Toolkit

We are celebrating the National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week by sharing and delving deeper into one resource. I would like to bring forth the Adult College Completion Toolkit, a comprehensive resource that can be used in local, regional and state-levels to incorporate evidence-based strategies into program design, delivery, and improvement. 

The tool kit focuses on three areas:

Transitions strand at COABE 2013

I am excited to count and put together a document of the Transitions strand at COABE with 42 workshops! The National College Transition Network is sponsoring the Transitions strand at the conference. 

Here are some of the highlights (and a bit of self-promotion!): 

 

Sunday, March 24th 
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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