Primary tabs


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 ( 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,

    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)
Close Date
Self-Paced Monthly Offering