Free Online Course: Teaching Adults to Read
Register today for a free series of five online self-paced courses titled Teaching Adults to Read. The courses are based on a workshop on the four components of reading developed by adult basic education and literacy experts Dr. John R. Kruidenier, Susan McShane and Dr. Rosalind Davidson.
- Teaching Adults to Read: Alphabetics
- Teaching Adults to Read: Fluency
- Teaching Adults to Read: Vocabulary
- Teaching Adults to Read: Comprehension
- Assessment Strategies and Reading Profiles
Each course provides participants with background information, informative readings and resources, hands-on activities and multimedia examples of recommended assessment and instructional strategies. Participants will explore the components of reading and research-based strategies for assessing and teaching both native and nonnative English-speaking adults how to read. Each self-paced course can be completed in 2-4 hours, and participants will receive a certificate upon completion. Register here to get started.