Welcome to AALPD
Who will be this year's Award Winners?
AALPD PARTNER IN EXCELLENCE AWARD
To recognize an individual who has made an exceptional contribution to professional development in the field of adult basic education and literacy over a life time of commitment to the field.
DAVID A. BAKER RISING STAR IN PD AWARD
To recognize an emerging talent in Adult Education Professional Development (within her/his first five years doing work in this area) whose record reflects innovative contributions to the field of professional development, and who facilitates quality professional development based on current research, and demonstrates tremendous potential for growth.
AALPD PreConference at COABE
Please join us for the AALPD all-day preconference at the upcoming annual COABE conference in Denver, Colorado on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 (8:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.) entitled, Making a Difference with Professional Development in Adult Education: Research-to-Practice.
This AALPD preconference session is for professionals in adult education who provide professional development in the field. Participants will learn how to address current PD needs (WIOA, CCRS, pathways, etc.) with relevant resources in the context of new and innovative research-based training methodologies. Join us for a true PD experience for those who provide PD in adult education. This preconference will be facilitated by various well- experienced and qualified presenters.
Teaching ASE Writing with Supplementary Online Videos Webinar
The Association of Adult Literacy
Professional Developers (AALPD) is a national group for
professional developers in adult literacy. An affiliate
of COABE (Commission on Adult Basic Education), AALPD meets at COABE
Conferences and other professional development events.
Learn about the AALPD
Priorities that are guiding AALPD and see the AALPD
Issue Papers that detail AALPDs positions
on professional development issues. Identify ways you can
The purposes of AALPD are:
To build a network of professional developers
to share information and communicate fresh ideas and promising
To provide professional development for professional
developers based on their needs and interest;
To contribute the voice of the field to shaping
AALPD uses Evidence Based-Professional Development and conference presentations to create a network of individuals
interested in professional development in adult literacy.
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