U.S. Conference on Adult Literacy

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GED Testing Service

Connect with literacy professionals near you.

Find inspiration and information a little closer to home, and in a more intimate setting, at one of our regional USCAL events.

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Thank you, Nashville!
for the
USCAL Southeastern Regional
May 1-3, 2013

Hosted in conjunction with Nashville Adult Literacy Council and Tennessee Literacy Council. 


Schedule of Events

Keynote Speakers


USCAL Southeastern Regional included:

Preparing Low Level Learners for the GED Test
Speaking to Groups (Adult Learner Workshop)

Volunteer Retention and Recruitment: Tackling the Big Questions

Strategies Handout

Writing Successful Grants, and Identifying and Cultivating Donor Prospects

Making the Ask Worksheet 

Planning Worksheet

Teaching Adults to Read: Components of Reading

Teaching Comprehension Strategies

Edgar Dale Assessment

Yopp-Singer Test

Six Syllables

Contextualized Instruction

Part II

Using the Bible in Literacy Instruction

More regionals will be announced soon. For more information, contact Robyn Smith, conference and events coordinator, at (315) 214-2578 or conference@proliteracy.org.

In 2011, ProLiteracy hosted:


May 24-25, 2011
Linthicum, Maryland
Post-Conference Details


June 9-10, 2011
San Diego, California
Post-Conference Details


February 24-25, 2011
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Post-Conference Details

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