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Adult Basic Skills Program
About Adult Basic Skills
 
The adult education and literacy programs in Oregon's community colleges are an essential component of Oregon's education and workforce system. The Department of Community Colleges and Workforce Development administers federal Adult Education and Literacy funds to local providers as well as provide local programs with leadership and training in order to assure quality basic skills services for adults across Oregon. The purpose of the Adult Basic Skills Program is to assist adults in obtaining the knowledge and skills necessary for work, further education, family self-sufficiency, and community involvement. Basic skills includes reading, writing, math, speaking/listening in English, GED and Adult High School preparation, and basic computer literacy. 
 
Assessment

WIA TITLE II - Accountability Policies and Procedures Manual PY 2013 - 2014
File Format: PDF File Size: 530 KB Posted: 03-10-2013

Administration

Oregon Adult High School Diploma 2014 - 15 Program Manual
File Format: PDF - File Size: 1.08 MB

Appendix A: Statement of Assurances
File Format: MS Word - File Size: 19 KB

Appendix B: Essential Skills Requirements
File Format: MS Word - File Size: 19 KB

Appendix C: A Comparison of College and AHSD Courses to Oregon Graduation Requirements
File Format: MS Word - File Size: 23 KB

Appendix D: A Comparison of College and AHSD Course to Oregon Content Standards
File Format: MS Word - File Size: 17 KB

Appendix E: Personalized Learning Requirements
File Format: MS Word - File Size: 16 KB

Appendix F: Annual AHSD Plan Update Cover Letter
File Format: MS Word - File Size: 15 KB

Appendix F1: Adult High School Diploma Program Annual Statistical Report Form
File Format: MS Word - File Size: 15 KB

Title II Indicators of Program Quality - '08 
File Format: MS Word - File Size: 877 KB 
 
Strategic Framework Documents
File Format: Zip File - File Size: 117 KB 
 
2013 - 2014 Title II Reporting Calendar
File Format: Zip File - File Size: 410 KB - Posted: 04/01/14
 
ABE Brochure
File Format: PDF - File Size: 3 MB

Publications
Oregon Adult Basic Skills Technology Plan 2005 - 2008 (New)
File Format: PDF | File Size: 1.5 MB
Technology
Computer Skills Checklist 
File Format: PDF | File Size: 642 KB

EL / Civic
On Common Ground Workbooks - To request an electronic copy of a workbook, please contact David Moore at david.p.moore@state.or.us.
 
Thanks to Susan & Melanie at Mt. Hood Community College for developing these workbooks.

TOPS In Oregon
Tracking of Programs and Students (TOPS)
 
Oregon’s Department of Community Colleges and Workforce Development utilizes TOPS pro, an automated software system, to document skill gains of students in basic skills and some workforce development programs. Students are assessed prior to receiving services and after completing a program to capture the results of participation in programs.
 
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