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"The land flourished because it was fed from so many sources--because it was nourished by so many cultures and traditions and peoples." ― Lyndon B. Johnson

Included in this section are resources focused on writing grants, immigration data and statistics, Civics instruction, and workplace preparation.

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Teaching Skills that Matter Toolkit
Toolkit that provides professional development materials as well as instructional materials for incorporating digital literacy, civics education, financial literacy, health literacy, and workforce preparation into adult education, including the English language classroom.

Integrating Career Awareness into the ABE & ESOL Classroom
A ready-to-use, flexible curriculum that adult educators can use to incorporate career awareness and planning into their instructional and counseling activities.

ESOL Resources
Policies, Guidebooks, Handbooks

Free Material from NY City Commission on Human Rights
The New York City Commission on Human Rights has published free materials, including workbooks and video, on immigrant employment rights. Virginia programs interested in supplementing their ESL or EL/Civics programs with employment materials may find them worthwhile for classroom use or adaptation.

Citizenship Resources for Instructors
The Minnesota Literacy Council has compiled a collection of excellent resources to help prepare students for the interview and the test of U.S. history and government. The site includes links to printable worksheets, interview tips for lower level learners, study materials, and vocabulary lists for the test.

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