Reader Training Video
A two hour training video compiled from the Read
To Succeed Reader Training Workshop held on March 5, 2004
is available for purchase. The video contains presentations from
nationally known guest speakers and authors Jennie Nash and Laura Dyer. Local educators
present special sessions on how to train individuals on reading aloud
at home and to groups. Please email for
For adult students and their teachers, LiteracyLink offers online GED
modules, and information about the PBS Workplace Essential Skills
Institute for Literacy
Descriptions of and pointers to the programs, services, activities,
publications, and legislative efforts of this independent federal
agency that links the literacy field to state and federal lawmakers.
- Literacy Online
Literacy Online is dedicated to providing useful information concerning
literacy for researchers, policymakers, and practitioners worldwide.
Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy
Disseminates research and best practices
in the adult basic education field to practitioners, scholars, and
Refers students and volunteers to literacy, GED, and English programs
in their neighborhood.
Assessments of Adult Literacy
Provides statistics and figures on adult literacy rates, and current as
well as projected trends in literacy education.
- Northwest Regional
Literacy Resource Center
Resource for practitioners in the field of
adult literacy, basic skills and English as a Second Language.
An overview of literacy issues in an international context. Useful for
teachers, policy makers, researchers.
Resource for adult basic education instructors.
- Exploring Adult
Evolving electronic peer-reviewed journal intended for adult literacy
practitioners in adult basic education, family literacy and workplace
Literacy and Technology Network -
A national effort dedicated to finding solutions for using technology
to enhance adult literacy.