June 23, 2017

Resources

Tutor Training:

  • The U.S. Department of Education
    The U.S. Department of Education's "Tips for Reading Tutors" is a brochure that provides basic tips for reading tutors.

  • Study Guides and Strategies
    The Study Guides and Strategies website provides tutoring best practices, including active listening and constructive use of feedback, as well as links to free online training classes.


GED Preparation


Free e-Books

  • Bartleby.com
    Bartleby.com, also known as “Great Books Online,” includes full text e-books of classic literature as well as many excellent reference books, including: Gray's Anatomy, Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, Columbia Encyclopedia, the American Heritage Dictionary, Roget’s Thesaurus, and Oxford's complete works of Shakespeare.

  • Bibliomania
    Bibliomania provides access to e-books of over 2000 classic books, plays, poems, and short stories. This site also has reference books and study guides for some of the most commonly assigned books and authors.


Reading Practice Materials

  • U.S. Department of Education
    The U.S. Department of Education provides access to reading practice materials and resources.

  • School Express
    School Express has dozens of worksheets and answer keys on pronouns, adjectives, adverbs, compound words, contractions, and punctuation. Select one of the red topic links on the bottom left side of the page to access the worksheets.

  • The School Bell
    The School Bell’s Dolch Kit site includes practice materials to help students practice 220 high-frequency words.

  • Better-English.com
    Better-English.com’s Business English Grammar site contains dozens of lessons and exercises oriented to adult learners. This site is especially useful for English language learners.

  • EnglishWorksheetsLand.com  EnglishWorksheetsLand.com supplies many English worksheets geared towards the K-6 range. These worksheets are directly aligned with Common Core standards and provide exercises in many different areas of English.


Math Practice Materials

  • U.S. Department of Education
    The U.S. Department of Education provides access to math practice materials and resources.

  • Purple Math
    This site provides practical algebra lessons from preliminary topics such as factoring numbers through graphing linear equations to advanced topics.

  • Schoolhouse Technologies
    This site has math worksheets and answer keys for practice with fractions, time, measurement, money, problem solving, algebra, negative numbers, geometry, percentages, and many more topics.

  • School Express
    School Express has online exercises and printable worksheets on addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

  • Math-Drills


Adult Literacy Research and Advocacy Groups