ABE

Complex Pathways

In Complex Pathways in Adult Education: A Longitudinal Study, Jill Auchinachie and Alison Bowe of Camosun College report the early results of a long term study of adult learners in BC Fundamental and Intermediate Adult Basic Education programs. The purpose of the research is to evaluate student outcomes over time. Participants were interviewed annually over… Read more

PANDA: Minnesota Adult Basic Education Disability Specialists

If you are interested in finding a wide variety of disability and mental health resources for practitioners working with adult literacy students, visit PANDA: Minnesota Adult Basic Education Disability Specialists. On the website, there are specific disability chapters, including ADHD, brain injury, hearing and vision loss, physical disabilities and mental health. The chapters are written… Read more

Open Textbooks

You asked us: “I’d like to save my students some money.  Are there any free textbooks available?” Have you heard of open textbooks?  An open textbook is a textbook licensed under an open copyright license, and made available online to be freely used by students, teachers and members of the public. The material can be… Read more