Resources for Adult Literacy Program Teachers

CALTA21
www.calta21.org

We Are New York Website:
www.nyc.gov/LearnEnglish

  • NEW: Have your students become leaders in the community by facilitating groups watching and learning from WANY.
    • Have students go to www.nyc.gov/learnenglish (WANY Homepage)
    • Click “For Students” on the left-hand side of the page
    • Students fill out their information. They will be contacted about training.

CUNY Adult Literacy Website
www.literacy.cuny.edu
(Contact Kitty Bateman for login and password)

CUNY Language Immersion Website
www.clip.cuny.edu
(Contact Kitty Bateman for Login and password)

CUNY Adult Literacy Teacher Shares Wiki
(Find all ESL Night handouts on the Teacher Shares Wiki!)

www.cunyteachershares.pbwiki.com – email Moira/Hillary to get access (CUNY Only). Here you will find “We are New York” lesson plans, research articles, and resources for pronunciation strategies and independent reading.

CUNY College Going Information Wiki
www.cunycollegegoing.pbwiki.com – email Moira/Hillary to get access (CUNY only).

City College Adult Learning Center Wiki
www.ccnyliteracy.pbworks.com – open to all.

X-Word Grammar Wiki
www.xwordgrammar.pbworks.com – open to all

Adult Literacy Education Website
http://wiki.literacytent.org/index.php/main_page – open to all

Tenement Museum
http://www.tenement.org – Contact Pedro Garcia, Education Associate for Training and Outreach: pgarcia@tenement.org

Lesson Plans
http://www.bogglesworldesl.com/ – Teacher resources for ESL
http://www.eslgold.com/ – Teacher and student resources for ESL
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/ – Teaching plans
http://www.nytimes.com/ref/college/faculty/esol-guide.html – (Lesson plans about the NY Times for teachers of high intermediate to advanced ESL students.)

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust CenterOpens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and ArchivesOpens in a new window

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art GalleryOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.