April 10, 2013

Johnson & Frank Present at National Conference

Kimberly Johnson, director of the Adult Basic Education Teaching and Learning Advancement System (ATLAS) and Marn Frank, ATLAS literacy coordinator, presented at the Commission on Adult Basic Education conference in New Orleans, Louisiana on March 27. Their presentation, "Evidence-based Reading Instruction in Rural and Correctional Settings" highlighted teacher professional development projects designed to bring effective reading instruction to rural and prison populations of adult learners reading between the 4th and 8th grade levels.