Essential Ed offers online, self-paced workforce readiness courses that adult education programs can integrate into their Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act–related instruction.
Skill addressed: Written Communication, Problem-Solving, Work Ethic, Attitude, Conflict Resolution, Financial Literacy
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1. Essential Education Corp was founded in 2007. It is a provider of online, blended, and print Adult Basic Education courses for adult education programs in community settings, correctional facilities, and programs with limited or no internet access. Courses are aligned with the federal government’s College and Career Readiness Standards. Essential Ed offers preparation courses which are endorsed by the test makers for Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) 11/12, CASAS (Comprehensive Adult Student Assessment System) Measurable Skills Gain, and online high school equivalency instruction for the General Equivalency Diploma (GED), High School Equivalency Test (HiSET), and the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC). The organization also offers professional development courses for adult educators.
Tags: Communication, Critical & Creative Thinking, Digital Literacy, Leadership & Initiative, Navigating & Using Information, Teamwork & Collaboration, Advising & Coaching Tool, Instructional Material, Online, Payment Required, Adult Education, English Language Learners, Higher Education, Older Youth, Workforce Development
Critical & Creative Thinking
Leadership & Initiative
Navigating & Using Information
Teamwork & Collaboration