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ALE Journal, Call for Papers

Adult Literacy Education: The International Journal of Literacy, Language, and Numeracy is seeking submissions for a special issue on online learning, technology integration, and digital literacy. Jen Vanek, Director of Digital Learning and Research at the EdTech Center@World Education, will be the Special Issue Guest Editor.

Global STEMx Conference Starts Today (Sept 19-21)

Original post by Dahlia


We invite you to join us at the Global STEMx conference (, which is a massively open online conference for educators focusing on Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, and more. The conference is being held over the next three days, September 19-21, 2013, and is free to attend. The Open Education Resources to Support Adult STEM Teaching and Learning project will host two presentations during this virtual conference:

Project-based software or applications to Introduce digital skills

Technology Colleagues,


Competency-based Adult Education in the Cloud Age

Technology Colleagues,

I have a new short blog post on competency-based adult education in the Digital and Cloud Age. In it I briefly describe the underpinnings of comptency-based education and suggest that what was a good, if sometimes impractical, idea for teachers in the 1960s -- 1980s, with digital and cloud technologies may now be more useful and should be re-examined.

You can read the blog article at:

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