Attention COABE members: We are happy to announce a new change for you on accessing the webinar presentations and recording links! To access recent webinars and related materials you must now go to our Adult Educators Resource website at www.adultedresource.coabe.org. The “Download Resource” links will now direct you to the AER automatically. Please use the instructions listed on the right hand side of this page to sign up/login to our Adult Educator Repository page. You will then be able to view handouts, link to the archived video, as well as any additional materials provided. You are required to be a current member of COABE to access this website. If you have any questions or concerns you can reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Presented By: Anais Schricke, Sharon Bonney, Maureen Hebert & Amanda (Mandy) Rose
IBM SkillsBuild is a free digital platform that connects adult learners with a curated path of job-focused learning. The platform has more than 11,000 badges and credentials, personal assessment testing, resume building, and courses that have been configured by COABE and IBM to help your learners develop technology and professional skills to increase their employability. Join us to jump start this opportunity in your local program! You will gain hands-on experience and a working knowledge of the platform. At the close of the webinar, you will be able to sign your adult learners up to explore the platform!
Presented By: Kim Roush
The Penn State/Muncy tutoring program is a collaboration between Penn State’s Career Pathways program and SCI Muncy, a Pennsylvania female correctional facility. The tutoring program consists of trained tutors working with learners with a variety of educational goals. This webinar will outline the steps involved with development and implementation of the program. Webinar attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and learn how female inmates are making a difference behind bars.
Presented By: Marty Finsterbusch & Jessica Wabler
Are you an Adult Learner who wants to become an advocate for Adult Education? Are you a program director or teacher who wants adult learners to advocate for your program? First, you’ll have to understand the common challenges that adult learners face as advocates – and how to solve those problems.
Join our workshop and find out what you should know about your program before advocating, what parts of your story to share, and when to share it. Join our workshop; find out how to become an advocate for Adult Education and how to retain your student leaders.
Presented By: Elizabeth Weisbond
This webinar will focus on how to help low-literacy offenders before they enter the ABE multilevel correctional classroom. Participants will learn how to implement a well thought out program that begins with locating and assessing participants and leads to creating and implementing specifically designed instruction for each participant. Such a program will utilize pre-existing and free resources, very effective tutor training, and logistical cooperation by all involved in the challenging low tech correctional setting.
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