TRAIN PD list of PD Institutes, AEL Providers and AEL links

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Go to the Quarterly page

Texas Adult Education & Literacy Quarterly

Our publication, The Texas Adult Education & Literacy Quarterly, is published exclusively on this website four times per year.
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Go to the Library page

Library Search & Resources

TCALL’s mail-order library offers thousands of free & loan titles to teachers, administrators, staff and collaborators of not-for-profit literacy education programs in Texas, and to researchers and policy makers as well.

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Go to the WebEx Page

WebEx Room

Join us here to attend scheduled WebEx Trainings

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Go to the TRAIN Tex page

TRAIN Tex: Training, Resources
and Innovation Network for Texas

The Training, Resource and Innovation Network for Texas (TRAIN Tex) strategy represents the Texas Workforce Commission’s (TWC) significant investment in professional development (PD), relevant research, and capacity-building projects that can sustain and advance a robust system of Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) providers and workforce partners to accelerate the advancement of education and training priorities across the state. These priorities support successful education and workforce transitions for individuals, families, and communities in Texas.

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Go to the Texas AEL PD Portal

Texas Adult Education & Literacy
Professional Development Portal

The target audience for this online PD delivery system is instructional and leadership staff of TWC-funded AEL programs. Each person must first create a user account in the AEL PD Portal before they can request any of the online PD courses.

 Create an account
You can also find step-by-step instructions (with screen shots) here, on creating your account, searching for and requesting an online training.
 Login to the PD Portal
 Instructions for finding and printing certificates
 YouTube "How Do I" Videos

Save the Date - Adult Education & Literacy - 2016 Late Summer Business Meeting

September 12-14, 2016
AEL Business Meeting Presentations & Materials

Topics to include, WIOA/New Rules & Regulations, Performance Updates, AEL Standards, special initiative updates, monitoring for programs and sub-recipients, other topics to be determined via provider survey.

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