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Student Stories: From Under Employed to Restaurant Manager
Posted by Ben Davis on May 16, 2017 in categoryStudent Stories
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Flor, who read at a second-grade level, was working in a low-wage job in a packing house and was unable to help her struggling daughter in school. After seeking out literacy help at Literacy Services of Indian River County she was able to get a job as a restaurant manager and—most importantly—was able to help her daughter earn advanced placement in her middle school classes.


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Can you tell which celebrities earned their GED®?
Posted by Ben Davis on March 22, 2017
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Obtaining a GED certificate (Or equivalent credential) can open doors to opportunities. Having a high school diploma or an equivalency credential can help you Get a job and earn money, go to college or technical school, and stay on the straight and narrow.

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Top 5 Mobile Games and Apps for Adult Learners
Posted by Ben Davis on February 09, 2017
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Top 5 Mobile Games and Apps for Adult Learners

Gen Xers and Millenials have grown up playing video games and using technology. With the growing reliance on smartphones, people are constantly connected. Knowing this, I wanted to find ways to help adult learners practice important education skills in a fun, convenient way.


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Here are Betsy DeVos’ Answers to Sen. Murray’s Questions on Adult Education
Posted by Ben Davis on February 02, 2017 in categoryNewscategoryAdvocacy
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During her confirmation hearing for education secretary, Betsy DeVos was asked about adult education. Here are the questions and her answers: 


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Immigrants Share Their Advice for Running a Small Business [VIDEO]

Immigrants Share Their Advice for Running a Small Business

ProLiteracy recently interviewed immigrants who own small businesses about their business tactics and how they have become successful.


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