ACES - Developing a Future Pathway (view)

Units included with this Open Author resource:

Developing a Future Pathway - Advanced Lesson Plan
ACES Project, Adult Basic Education, Advanced Adult ESL, Adult ESL, ABE, Beginner Adult ESL, Intermediate Adult ESL, Workforce Readiness, Transitions Skills
Developing a Future Pathway - Intermediate Lesson Plan
Developing a Future Pathway - Beginning Lesson Plan


ACES (Academic, Career & Employability Skills) The goal of ACES is to ensure that Adult Basic Education (ABE) programs are able to provide effective contextualized instruction integrating post-secondary education and training readiness, employability skills, and career readiness at all levels. The Transitions Integration Framework (TIF) is the cornerstone of ACES. It was designed to provide ABE programs and instructors with guidance on the effective integration of transitions skills into instruction at all levels of ABE. The TIF defines the academic, career, and employability skills essential for adult learners to successfully transition to post-secondary education, career training, the workplace, and community involvement. The ACES Resource Library contains tools to help ABE practitioners incorporate the TIF skills into lessons and instructional settings and provides materials that can be used directly with adult learners.