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Adult Education and Family Literacy Calendar

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AEFLA Critical Dates | At a Glance


June 2014

  • June 9
    Developing Rubrics & Checklists for Differentiated ESL Instruction

    LINCS webinar, 2:00-3:00
    Link to more information

  • June 15-18
    2014 National ADA Symposium
    Location: Denver
    Sponsor: ADA National Network, Great Plains ADA Center
    Link to more information

  • June 17-19
    CASAS National Summer Institute (Certified Trainer and National Consortium meetings, June 16)
    Location: Town & Country Resort and Convention Center, San Diego
    Link to more information and registration

July 2014

  • July 8
    An Untapped Resource: Understanding SNAP E&T
    11:00-12:15 p.m. MT
    SNAP E&T can help low-income individuals access education and training, as well as critical supportive services that are often otherwise unavailable. On this webinar you’ll learn how state and local communities can capitalize on this largely untapped resource and take advantage of new opportunities, like recently authorized pilot grants. You’ll learn about what is allowed under SNAP E&T and how the program interacts with the larger SNAP nutrition program.
    Link to registration 

  • July 9
    Helping Children Thrive While Parents Move Ahead: A Forum on Two-Generation Education Policy Solutions to Reduce Poverty
    10:00-11:30 a.m. 
    Live webcast of discussion highlighting new findings that demonstrate striking differences in how well children do depending on their mothers' educational attainment.
    Sponsor: CLASP
    Link to more information

  • July 10
    A Road Map to LINCS: Plotting Your Route to Optimal Professional Development
    3:00-4:00 p.m.
    Webinar on ways to enrich professional development using the LINCS Community and its new features, including:the purpose of LINCS; the benefits of LINCS Community technology to further your professional development; strategies for participation in the LINCS Community; how to customize your member experience; and ways to further develop your practice through aligned opportunities available in the larger LINCS website.
    Link to more information
    Link to registration

  • July 29
    Statistics for Action: Using Environmental Data for Meaningful Mathematics in Your Classroom
    12:30 p.m.
    Sponsor: LINCS Community team: Math and Numeracy group moderator Brooke Istas; special guests Selene Gonzalez-Carrillo and Martha Merson
    Discuss ways to use readily available environmental data in math and science lessons for adults at the pre-ASE and ASE levels. Presenters will demonstrate how to give students hands-on experience in interpreting graphs, comparing amounts, using ratios, and finding percent increases.
    Link to registration

  • July 31st
    Integrating Employability Skills in Adult Education Instruction
    Statewide discussion based on the July 2014 PD MAP
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL 
    9:00–10:00 a.m. or 3:00–4:00 p.m.
    Download July 2014 PD MAP
    Register online by Tuesday, July 29th at https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dFlnem5sQUlaVHU3UTNsajNpWVN6eHc6MA
    Contact: Jane Miller, 303.866.6611; miller_j@cde.state.co.us 

 


August 2014

  • August 1
    Regional Assessment Training: BEST Plus Administrator
    8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: Asian Pacific Development Center, 1537 Alton St., Aurora
    Link to Registration

  • August 8
    Regional Assessment Training: BEST Plus Administrator
    8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: Trinidad State Jr College, 600 Prospect, Trinidad
    Link to Registration

  • August 15
    Regional Assessment Training: BEST Plus Scoring Refresher
    8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: Front Range Community College, Center for Adult Learning, 1501 Academy Ct., Ft. Collins
    Link to Registration

  • August 15
    Regional Assessment Training: CASAS Beyond Implementation Training (BIT)
    8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: Front Range Community College, Center for Adult Learning, 1501 Academy Ct., Ft. Collins
    Link to Registration

  • August 15
    Regional Assessment Training: CASAS Implementation Training (IT)
    8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: Front Range Community College, Center for Adult Learning, 1501 Academy Ct., Ft. Collins
    Link to Registration

  • August 15
    Regional Assessment Training: TABE
    8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: Front Range Community College, Center for Adult Learning, 1501 Academy Ct., Ft. Collins
    Link to Registration

  • August 21
    Regional Assessment Training: BEST Plus Administrator
    8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: Durango Education Center, 701 Camino del Rio, Ste 301, Durango
    Link to Registration

  • August 22
    Regional Assessment Training: CASAS Implementation Training (IT)
    8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: Durango Education Center, 701 Camino del Rio, Ste 301, Durango
    Link to Registration

  • August 22
    Regional Assessment Training: TABE
    8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: Durango Education Center, 701 Camino del Rio, Ste 301, Durango
    Link to Registration

  • August 29
    Regional Assessment Training: BEST Plus Scoring Refresher
    8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: Daniels Fund Building, 101 Monroe St., Denver
    Link to Registration

  • August 29
    Regional Assessment Training: TABE
    8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: Daniels Fund Building, 101 Monroe St., Denver
    Link to Registration

September 2014

  • September 5
    Regional Assessment Training: CASAS Implementation Training (IT)
    8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: CSU Pueblo, 2200 Bonforte Blvd., Pueblo
    Link to Registration

  • September 5
    Regional Assessment Training: TABE

    8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: CSU Pueblo, 2200 Bonforte Blvd., Pueblo
    Link to Registration

  • September 12
    Regional Assessment Training: CASAS Implementation Training (IT)
    8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: Daniels Fund Building, 101 Monroe St., Denver
    Link to Registration

  • September 12
    Regional Assessment Training: CASAS Beyond Implementation Training (BIT)

    8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Sponsor: CDE/AEFL
    Location: Daniels Fund Building, 101 Monroe St., Denver
    Link to Registration

October 2014

  • October 12-14
    2014 National Career Pathways Network (NCPN) Conference
    Building Capacity: Aligning for the Future
    Location: Buena Vista Palace on the Walt Disney World Resort
    Link to more information

November 2014

  • November 12-14
    Effective Transitions in Adult Education 8th Annual National Conference
    Location: Providence, RI
    Link to more information and registration
  • November 14-15
    CoTESOL 38th Annual Fall Convention and Exhibition
    Location: Radisson/Red Lion Hotel Denver Southeast


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January 2015

 


February 2015

 


March 2015


AEFLA Critical Dates FY 2013-14 and 2014-15

  • Continuation Applications for FY2015 AEFLA and EL/Civics Grants Due
    July 23, 2014, 4:00 p.m.
    See AEFLA Continuation web page

  • FY2014-15 Regional Assessment Training
  • Webinars (State Wide)-August 7, 20
  • Teacher Professional Development Self-Assessment FY2014-15
    September 2014

  • FY2013-14 Final Expenditure Report
    October 2014 TBA

  • Annual Performance Report (APR) and Data Certification for FY2013-14
    October 2014 TBA

  • Critical dates related to ABEA Compliance
    See Annual ABE Authorization Compliance Time Line

For additional information or to add an event to the calendar, contact Debra Fawcett at fawcett_d@cde.state.co.us

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