Available Adult Education Resources
WORKPLACE ESSENTIAL SKILLS ONLINE Preview
Workplace Essential Skills Online provides effective online training for soft skills and job readiness. Lessons are contextualized within employment sectors with real workplace examples. The curriculum focuses on math and language arts skills needed to perform in high demand career fields such as healthcare and manufacturing. Job searching, resume prep, professional communication and other job success strategies are addressed as well as, critical thinking, problem solving, estimating, following directions within specific workplace environments and more.
Workplace Essential Skills covers necessary skills workers need to make good decisions and become good employees, all available in an online environment allowing for learning anywhere, anytime.
Currently Available: Manufacturing, Healthcare
Coming Soon: Construction, Information Technology, Transportation/Logistics, Marketing, Sales, & Service, Hospitality and Tourism
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FastForward Basics Preview
Written for the intermediate reader, the FastForward Basics series builds a foundation for higher-level study. Pretests help learners assess skills, and practice exercises throughout each chapter give opportunities to check learning gains. Video segments provide a change of pace and expand on the lessons.ISBN
FastForward Skills for Success Preview
Easy-to-use workbooks focus on key skills needed to prepare for high school equivalency tests. Skills are explained through examples, strategy suggestions, and practice questions. Video, vocabulary, and test tips are also provided along with test requirements and advice on taking computer-based tests.ISBN
Workplace Essential Skills Print-based Preview
Workplace Essential Skills is an instructional media-based series which comprehensively addresses employment and workplace skills by featuring real people in job seeking and work situations. Students gain skills in finding jobs and succeeding at work through videos, instruction, enrichment activities, practice, and more!ISBN Correlations & Content
On Common Ground Preview
Crossroads Café Preview
Crossroads Café is a video series designed to help learners build English language skills and deepen understanding of US culture. Concepts are depicted in a city café through the eyes of six characters as they experience life in a new country. The series includes 26-half hour DVDs, workbooks and resource guides. Crossroads Café is correlated to BEST, CASAS, SCANS, and EFF.ISBN Correlations & Content
Culture Clips Preview
Description: Culture Clips is a 5-part video series with 26 documentary-style short segments on various aspects of life in the US. Run time is approximately 17 minutes per video. This series is helpful in ELL instruction, adult basic education, or citizenship classes.
TV411 Family Learning Kit Preview
The TV411 Family Learning Kit covers health, nutrition, cyberspace, math, writing, and civics. Designed for adults who live or work with children, the kit addresses subjects in six units: Feeling Fit; What’s Cooking; Surfing Cyberspace; Rainy Day Math; Lots of Letters; and We, the People.ISBN Correlations & Content