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Pre-Certification Workshop 

This Pre-Certification Workshop (PCW) is the first step in becoming a certified Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) teacher. It is designed for newly hired teachers as an introduction to student assessment, lesson planning and delivery, and classroom management. You will also learn more about the alphabet soup of AEL – ABE, ASE, GED, ESL.

What you will learn:

  • Identify the benefits of using assessment results to design a lesson plan
  • Recognize how to plan, execute, and review assessment results
  • Learn techniques for managing your students
  • Identify and discuss Missouri ABE/ASE content standards
  • Identify GED score information

Before Attending the PCW – ABE/ASE teachers are required to complete TABE training which requires the free Adobe Reader in version 9.0 or greater.

Before Attending the PCW – ESL teachers are required to complete the CASAS Appraisal Training and the CASAS Implementation Training which can be found here

Hotel will be provided for travels over 60 miles from home if requested during online registration.

 

Sessions

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Time: 5:00-9:00 p.m. September 10 and 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. September 11
Location: 204 Cornell Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211
Instructor: Stacey Blodgett

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Time: 5 p.m-9 p.m. October 3, and 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. October 4
Location: 204 Cornell Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211
Instructor: Jana Groner-Skopec

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Time: 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. November 11 and 8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. November 12
Location: 204 Cornell Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211
Instructor: Jana Groner-Skopec

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Time: 5 p.m-9 p.m. February 13, and 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. February 14
Location: 204 Cornell Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211
Instructor: Jana Groner-Skopec

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Time: 5 p.m-9 p.m. April 14, and 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. April 15
Location: 204 Cornell Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211
Instructor: Jana Groner-Skopec

Course Type

Adult Education and Literacy