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Tentative Schedule – subject to change

Wednesday April 29

  • How to Advocate For What You Want Need and Want
  • "Fund"raising Fundamentals
  • Newspapers:  Everyday Realia
  • Burlington English Practice for CASAS- Helping Students Make Gains in Learning
  • Teaching the State Adult ESOL Curriculum and CASAS Content Standards and Competencies
  • Early Literacy Development in Preschoolers with a Family Literacy Project
  • Math Sense for the GED Test
  • Creating Conscious Literacy Professionals Through an Adult Literacy Certificate Program
  • Common Mistakes Made by Non English Speakers
  • Using Health Literacy for Healthier Outcomes in the Chronic Diseased Population
  • Sneaking through the Brain's Backdoor for Easy-Access to the Hardest Literacy Skills
  • Creating Consciousness in Bi-dialectal Adult Literacy Learners
  • Teaching GED Writing in the Classroom and Corrections Setting
  • A Sustainable ESL Model for Everyone
  • GED® Program Results:  A National Look at the Program’s First Year
  • Tantalizing Tutor Training Techniques
  • Miss Congeniality Girls:  Journal writing for Inner-City Girls
  • Navigating Financial Aid
  • Teaching Enduring Issues:  Connecting Our Past and Our Present
  • The Journey Continues – Exploring Florida IPDAE                 
  • A Free and Easy US English Pronunciation guide – Truespel Phonetics
  • State DOE Policy on the Use of CASAS Assessments
  • Best Practices for Multilevel Classes
  • Health Literacy: A Panel Discussion

Thursday, April 30

  • Help Your ABE and ESOL Students Read Better
  • Building Your Own Yellow Brick Road:  Designing Career Focused Pathways
  • The Positive Behavior Support (PBS) system in Adult Education
  • Mathematical Reasoning:  Mastering Word Problems
  • GED Academy--Helping Students Succeed in 2015!
  • FLDOE Update
  • The College and Career Readiness Standards in the ESOL Classroom
  • Retirement ROCKS!
  • Learning Differences – A Snapshot View.
  • Become An Empowered Reader At Any Age!
  • English Discoveries Online – The Next-Generation Interactive Solution for English Language Learning
  • Project Read Reading Comprehension Strategies for Fiction and Informational Texts
  • Mathematical Reasoning:  Mastering Word Problems
  • "Adults Value Literacy When It is Valued in Their Community"
  • Libraries Ignite Learning
  • PIAAC: How Parental Education Impacts the Development of Adult Skills
  • The Reading War
  • “Research-based” – What science says about improving adult literacy
  • What if Your Students Aren't GED Ready Yet?
  • Project Success: Digital Literacy in the 21st Century
  • Standards for Success: Measuring Outcomes in Adult Basic Education
  • Literacy Program Management & Leadership Roundtable
  • Introducing Florida's College and Career Readiness Standards for ABE Mathematics
  • Strategies for transitioning ESOL students in the areas of reading and social studies.
  • LINCS Overview

Friday May 1

  • Solving the English Mystery & VALF Annual Meeting
  • The Components of Numeracy: Tools for Engaging Learners in Meaningful Math
  • Reaching the Underserved: Expanding Access to Literacy Services in Your Community
  • Strategic Direct Close Reading instruction to improve Underprepared Learner’s Metacognition
  • Reading Your Way to Financial Literacy: The Fed's Free Resources
  • Scoring Constructed Response:  The Rubric, the Traits, & the Tools
  • "Strengthening the Family Unit in Our Changing World"
  • A Successful Fundraiser is No Trivial Matter






The Florida Literacy Coalition thanks the Florida
Department of Education, Division of Career and Adult Education
for making this site possible.

.Florida Literacy Coalition
..250 N. Orange Avenue

Suite 1110

Orlando, FL 32801
..Phone: (407)-246-7110
..Fax: (407)-246 - 7104

Florida Literacy Hotline
(800) - 237 - 5113