News & Events


Many Minnesota ABE staff have questions regarding the discontinuation of Skills Tutor as a supported DL platform, effective December 31, 2016.

Burlington English has been approved as a distance learning platform for Minnesota ABE.

DL 101: Teaching Learners at a Distance is designed for teachers and managers without extensive distance education experience.

See this PowerPoint, prepared June 2015 for the American Institutes for Research.

How do vulnerable adults learn digital literacy skills?

Reading Horizons Elevate has been apporoved as a Minnesota distance learning platform for which proxy hours can be collected.

DL Basics, a new online course created through the Distance Learning Supplemental Services Project, is now available online at

The English for All wesbite is closing down Sep. 30. EFA will no longer be an approved DL platform in Minnesota.

Several new online courses will debut soon, including Distance Learning Basics, and  Digital Literacy Integration in the Classroom.

MN ABE Distance Learning is now taking applications for the following courses: DL 101 (Start up or enhance a distance learning program at your site); DL 102- Teachers (Learn how to better support your learners who are engaged in distance learning)