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Building Career and Academic Success for Your Students

About This Session


Help your ABE students transition toward a career while improving their academic skills. This presentation will be interactive, and participants will come away with resources to use in the classroom.

Many of our students have a variety of educational goals, and just as many need the skills required to begin a career. Join us for an insightful session on academic and career development for Adult Education students, as we help them transition toward academic achievement and career placement.

What we'll cover:

In this presentation, we will explore practical workplace examples with a new 4-book series Career Power by New Readers Press. Attendees will learn strategies for using academic and career-focused skills, complete hands-on activities.

Participants will come away with resources they can use to drive instruction to help students reach their academic and career goals. It really is “Literacy and Beyond!”

Topics & Focus

Primary Topic Area
topic work readiness, literacy for work 450x68
Session will also cover:
topic - adult foundational education (HSE, ASE, ABE) 450x68
topic - library programs


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Handouts & Materials

No handouts or materials available at this time.


Beeson, Ann

Ann Beeson, M.Ed.
Senior Sales Consultant
New Readers Press

Visit New Readers Press in the conference Exhibitor Area!

ROLE classroom instructors
LEVEL beginner
Product promotion?
Other info:

This session will look at the 4-book series, “Career Power” from New Readers Press. This series focuses on lower level ABE students (4 – 6 reading level) to help build their academic skills, while contextualizing all instruction within workplace scenarios.

Books include Math in the Workplace, Reading in the Workplace, Writing in the Workplace, and Workplace Skills (yep, that’s the soft skills!)

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Page checked or updated: 6/28/24

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