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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)

i-Pathways content and lessons have been updated to reflect GED 2014. After thorough review by the Virtual Task Force, it has been determined that the proxy hour awards will remain at 120 minutes per lesson (including surveys and unit reviews).

Putting English to Work, a DVD series, has been approved for proxy hours.

"Teach Me English in ASL" has been approved as a DL platform for proxy hours. The program targets deaf individuals who use sign language and are proficient in technology.