The Pre-Certification Workshop (PCW) is the first step in becoming a certified Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) teacher in the state of Missouri. It is designed for newly hired teachers as an introduction to an Adult Education and Literacy program. The PCW focuses on providing an understanding of the processes, procedures, and terminology associated with the management of an AEL program and classroom. This workshop will include discussion and activities related to data management, managed intake, AEL assessments, college and career readiness standards, and high school equivalency requirements.
Before Attending the PCW – ESL teachers are required to complete the CASAS Appraisal Training and the CASAS Implementation Training which can be found here.
Adult Education and Literacy