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  • Reco Williams

    Maryland — Reco Williams is an October 2007 graduate of the Howard Community College NEDP program and was a speaker at the diploma recognition exercises. She is the mother of seven children, six daughters and one son.

  • All Around the World

    ESL students at Folsom Cordova Adult School successfully incorporate their different cultures into the classroom experience. Students are able to share information about their culture while practicing English language and presentation skills.

  • Unlocking the Potential to Positive Student Engagement

    Beginning in the fall of 2010, the Corona-Norco Adult School English as a Second Language (ESL) Leadership Team sought to improve student performance outcomes by actively examining student engagement.

  • English as a Second Language Student Profile Data

    The ESL department at Mt. San Antonio College created an online data entry system in which all students provide up-to-date information as they progress through the levels of the ESL Program.

  • Making a Difference in the Community Award: International Day

    Students in the English as a Second Language (ESL) Program at ABC Adult School host International Day, a festival to present the culture, food, art, and traditional costumes of students’ native countries.

  • Wayne-Finger Lakes Times, NY (newspaper article)

    New York — Wayne-Finger Lakes Times, NY (newspaper article)

  • Searching for an Authentic Definition of Student Success

    ".....The CASAS system lets adult education faculty know who their students are, why they are in the program, and what their outcomes are, whether they be “completers” or “leavers.”

  • US-Brazil Partnership for Skills program

    Ten scholarship winners were selected from the 200 students who participated in the 2012 program in Salvador. US-Brazil Connect, Red Rocks Community College, the Denver Center for International Education, and other partners hosted the scholars in a leadership exchange in October.

  • Common Core State Standards & CASAS

    CASAS Content Standards for Reading and Mathematics and Common Core State Standards for Reading, Language, and Mathematics: A Comparative Analysis

  • Blended Learning Programs Thrive Despite Budget Cuts

    A recent report demonstrates that adult ESL learners enrolled in distance learning blended programs have significantly higher completion and persistence rates and reading gains than students participating in distance-only or classroom-only programs.

  • Math Sample Test Items Now Available

  • About CASAS (Video)

    Find out more about CASAS and our mission to improve basic skills for education and workplace success.

  • STEM: Good Jobs Now and For the Future

    Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) jobs are growing at three times the rate of other occupations, and workers in these fields earn an average of 26% more than workers in other fields. This brief from the U.S. Department of Commerce reviews current statistics and trends surrounding STEM jobs.

  • Adult Low-Level Literacy Curriculum

    CASAS recommends the Adult Low-Level Literacy Curriculum to help improve Healthcare access

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