What: This engaging, self-paced course provides an overview of the College and Career Readiness Standards for Adult Education for English Language Arts and Literacy (CCRSAE-ELA).

Why: For standards-aligned curricula and standards-aligned teaching, you need to know the standards!


    This professional development activity/course is designed for:

  • New adult educators at all levels
  • Anyone who needs to learn about or review the CCRSAE instructional shifts for ELA

How: This online, self-paced, lightly facilitated course is composed of readings, videos, and activities designed to help participants or put the CCRSAE for ELA instructional shifts into practice.


  • Stays open for four weeks each time; work at your own pace
  • Takes approximately four hours to complete

Earn 4 PD hours by completing all activities.

Please note: You cannot access this online course from the SABES website. You will receive a separate email from Zoe Reinecke (zoe_reinecke@worlded.org) at World Education several days before the course begins with instructions on how to access the course in Moodle.

For more information, please contact Zoe Reinecke, zoe_reinecke@worlded.org

    Learning Objectives

    Upon completion of this professional development activity/course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the origins and purposes of the CCRSAE
  • Locate and navigate the CCRSAE for ELA
  • Explain the importance of the three instructional shifts prompted by the CCRSAE for ELA
  • Access key resources related to standards-based ELA instruction
  • Incorporate basic teaching approaches that address the three instructional shifts
Presenter(s) / Facilitator(s)
09/25/2023 - 7:00 am
End Date

United States

PD Center
SABES English Language Arts Curriculum & Instruction PD Center
Topic Area
CCRSAE (College and Career Readiness Standards for Adult Education)
PDP Eligible
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