ELA: All News

Posted on: 06/23/2017
NOTE: Several pages and links will be temporarily unavailable while the ELA site is under revision. We apologize for the inconvenience. All pages and links will be available by July 1, 2017.
Posted on: 04/10/2017
Lakshmi Nayak from the SABES PD Center for ELA shares her thoughts on the COABE Conference in the following article. It’s exciting to be at a national conference just for the adult education world, to be in a workshop or share a meal with people who share the same concerns, work with similar...
Posted on: 02/02/2017
In the adult education field, we know that while "virtually everyone needs a high level of literacy in both print and digital media to negotiate most aspects of 21st century life — succeeding in a competitive job market, supporting a family, navigating health information, and participating in civic...
Posted on: 01/23/2017
This is the first in a short series of posts related to understanding, comparing, and using Bloom's Taxonomy and Webb's Depth of Knowledge. Ultimately the posts will be collected and posted as a single resource collection document on the SABES ELA website. Why this? Why now? As Tom Mechem mentioned...
Posted on: 11/30/2016
Overview of the STAR Initiative The ST udent A chievement in R eading (STAR) initiative is a national professional development program focused on building the reading skills of intermediate level (GLE 4.0–8.9) adult learners. This evidence-based approach to reading instruction, launched in 2006 by...
Posted on: 05/02/2016
What : An introduction to the three instructional shifts of the College and Career Readiness (CCR) Standards for English Language Arts (ELA) When : 3-4 hours spread over three weeks, starting the first Tuesday of every month except December How : This fully online, self-paced, lightly facilitated...