FREE LEARNING RESOURCES
This website offers engaging videos on reading and writing and sections on basic finance, science, and math. All topics have online lessons students can complete, as well as downloadable worksheets.
This is a collection of lesson ideas specifically for adult educators in reading, writing, math and financial literacy, the GED, and workplace skills. There are also special lesson ideas for working with ESL and learning-disabled students.
This website offers free reading passages and reading comprehension exercises. The curriculum is aligned with Common Core State Standards and the standards of all 50 states.
This website features interactive grammar exercises and printable worksheets.
This website offers vocabulary and reading comprehension interactives for intermediate adult readers and educators.
This site offers videos, apps, and other tools for adults to improve English speaking, pronunciation, listening, reading, spelling, writing, and grammar.
This platform offers little- to no-cost options, including resources to help you grow your small business and tools to help you find a job. They offer career certificates in fields like IT and marketing.
This website features a set of lessons for adults on using banks and making financial decisions.
This Public Library Association website serves as an online hub for digital literacy support and training. It also provides an online community for librarians to discuss digital literacy issues and resources.
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What are OER? Open Education Resources (OER) are teaching and learning materials freely available online for everyone to use, whether you are an instructor, student, or self-learner. Examples of OER include: full courses, course modules, syllabi, lectures, homework assignments, quizzes, lab and classroom activities, pedagogical materials, games, simulations, and many more resources contained in digital media collections from around the world.
Provides quality, innovative online learning opportunities to anyone who wants to improve the technology, literacy, and math skills necessary for them to be successful in both work and life. They believe there’s freedom in the ability to learn what you want, when you want, regardless of your circumstances.
This website features videos from a series of speaking events in more than 100 cities designed to have each person share something innovative or inspiring in just five minutes.
This website gives users access to more than 60,000 free e-books, all in the public domain.
This is a large collection of reference works, poetry, fiction, and nonfiction.
This is the go-to place for access to newspapers, magazines, journal articles, and classic books.
TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out (in 1984) as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design.
The Asset-Based Community Development Institute (ABCD) and its affiliated faculty have created a library of community building workbooks, published scholarly articles, books, and chapters oriented to an array of audiences.