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Q&A with Todd Evans: Adult Literacy Management and Leadership Training
Posted by Jessica Gilmour on February 11, 2020 in categoryFacts & Research


Todd Evans, director of professional development at ProLiteracy, recently answered some frequently asked questions about the Adult Literacy Management and Leadership Training online courses available on Education Network. 

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The Benefits of Blended Learning
Posted by Jessica Gilmour on February 10, 2020 in categoryFacts & ResearchcategoryMember Tips


Learners spend part of their learning time interacting face-to-face with a teacher and classmates and part of their learning time using a computer or portable digital device (such as a smartphone) to access online courses, curriculum, or other learning resource, by themselves or collaboratively, inside or outside of the classroom. ProLiteracy asked the field to tell us how blended learning is being used. 

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Review of Foundations of Adult and Continuing Education
Posted by Jessica Gilmour on February 06, 2020 in categoryFacts & ResearchcategoryMember Tips

This week we are highlighting an article from ProLiteracy’s Adult Literacy Education: The International Journal of Literacy, Language, and Numeracy by Christine Smith of the University of Massachusetts. In the article, Smith reviews Foundations of Adult and Continuing Education, the new textbook for graduate students on adult education (2017).


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What are the Challenges of Implementing Blended Learning in Adult Education?
Posted by Jessica Gilmour on February 03, 2020 in categoryFacts & ResearchcategoryMember Tips


Although blended learning affords opportunities for increased instructional richness and flexibility, social interaction, access to knowledge, personal agency, cost efficiency, and improved learner outcomes, practitioners, program managers, policy makers, and funders know little about the extent to which it is being implemented and the related challenges and opportunities.   

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ProLiteracy Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of the National Book Fund
Posted by Jessica Gilmour on January 31, 2020 in categoryStudent Stories categoryAdvocacy

ProLiteracy is proud to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the National Book Fund, a program that provides adult literacy and basic education programs with educational materials to help teach adults to read. For 25 years ProLiteracy has been able to provide programs that couldn’t afford to buy books for students and instructors with New Readers Press materials to empower learners with the resources they need to be successful.


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