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Video - CCRS English Language Arts (ELA) 101 Instructional Shifts, Text Complexity & Vocabulary

with ATDN Staff


CCRS ELA 101 Instructional Shifts, Text Complexity, & Vocabulary (video session) Part 1 of 2The College and Career Readiness Standards (CCRS) for Adult Education are a set of college and career readiness standards that reflect the content most relevant to preparing adult students for success in colleges, technical training programs, work and citizenship. In this session participants will investigate the standards and review the key Instructional Shifts identified in the areas of English/Language Arts. The importance of choosing texts of appropriate complexity and teaching academic vocabulary will be identified in this training. Activities will encourage a deeper understanding of how to use standards when planning lessons in all content areas.

Assignment: Qualitative Analysis of Text

Objective: Participants will become familiar with the CCRS document, describe the three key shifts, choose appropriate text for their adult learners, and identify academic vocabulary.

*NOTE:  ELA101 and ELA102 MUST be taken consecutively.


  • Jun 30th, 2021
    Sun - Sat from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Will run



Litchfield, CT 06759 Get directions

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