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Adult Education and Literacy

If you are an AEL professional, an ABE, ASE, AEL director, teacher or staff member we can help you meet your certification requirements and serve your professional development needs. We offer a variety of face-to-face workshops and online classes – take a look inside and see what’s available. 

PD Travel Approval Links: DESE PD Travel Instructions and PD Travel Request Form.  These links also can be found in the Important Links box to the right.

For more information, please contact:

Missouri Training Institute
Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business
304 Cornell Hall
Columbia, MO 65211-2600

Phone: 573-882-2860
Fax: 573-884-5141
mti@missouri.edu

Important Note Regarding PD Hours for AEL Personnel:  

Per Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) policy, in order to earn professional development (PD) hours, attendance is required for 100% of the time scheduled.  PD hours will not be granted if you do not sign in and out on the course roster nor if you arrive late/leave early.

Not Employed by a DESE-Funded AEL Program?  Be sure to read this message.

If you are not working for a DESE funded AEL Program, you will be required to pay for training upon registration. Choose the “Other” program name option on your registration and call 573-882-2860 to arrange payment. Credit card is preferred payment option. Here is the training pricing list:
4 hours: $125; 6 hours: $185; 8 hours: $240; 12 hours: $360

DateSession
05-29-2015Number Sense #3: Integers and Algebra - University City
05-29-2015Career Awareness in the AEL Classroom - St. Louis
05-30-2015DESE: Stress Management
05-30-2015AEL - Time Management
06-04-2015WEBINAR: AEL Number Sense 1 - Estimation, Patterns, and Proportional Reasoning
06-04-2015WEBINAR: AEL Number Sense 2 - Fractions, Decimals, and Percents
06-05-2015Career Awareness in the AEL Classroom - Springfield
06-05-2015Career Awareness in the AEL Classroom - Moberly
06-08-2015Differentiated Instruction in a Multi-Level Classroom - One Size Does NOT Fit All - Columbia
06-11-2015WEBINAR: AEL Number Sense 1 - Estimation, Patterns, and Proportional Reasoning
06-11-2015WEBINAR: AEL Number Sense 2 - Fractions, Decimals, and Percents
06-12-2015DESE: Influencing Up - Springfield
06-12-2015Session 1: Student Achievement in Reading - Poplar Bluff
06-13-2015Role of Social Studies in the AEL Classroom-History - Bonne Terre
06-13-2015Differentiated Instruction in a Multi-Level Classroom - One Size Does NOT Fit All - Kansas City
06-15-2015Civics and Government in the AEL Classroom - Kansas City
06-15-2015Role of Social Studies in the AEL Classroom-History - Kansas City
06-16-2015Differentiated Instruction in a Multi-Level Classroom - One Size Does NOT Fit All - Vandalia
06-19-2015Differentiated Instruction in a Multi-Level Classroom - One Size Does NOT Fit All - Springfield
06-19-2015The Science of Teaching Science - Kansas City
06-19-2015Number Sense 2: Fractions, Decimals, Percents, and Statistical Reasoning - Sedalia
06-20-2015The Science of Teaching Science - Springfield
06-23-2015The Science of Teaching Science - Osage Beach
06-23-2015Beginning Teacher Assistance Program-BTAP - Osage Beach
06-24-2015Role of Social Studies in the AEL Classroom-History - Osage Beach
07-17-2015Number Sense #3: Integers and Algebra - Sedalia
07-24-2015DESE: Leading Change - Springfield
07-31-2015Session 2: Student Achievement in Reading - Poplar Bluff
08-07-2015Number Sense 4: Geometry, Word Problems, and Critical Thinking Development - Sedalia
09-11-2015Session 3: Student Achievement in Reading - Poplar Bluff

For a full list of courses offered by MTI, please see our catalog.