In response to the growing emphasis on preparing adult learners for employment, New Readers Press has designed a series of products to help integrate work-readiness into any existing adult education programs aiming for WIOA compliance.
WorkWise is a six-book series designed to help adult students succeed before, during, and after the job search. Soft Skills: The first three books in the WorkWise series teach key job readiness concepts and provide meaningful exercises to boost students' confidence and get them job-ready. WorkWise will help your students explore career pathways, apply for jobs, create effective resumes and cover letters, apply strategies to have great job interviews, navigate new jobs, and so much more. Academic Skills: The last three books in the Workwise series help adult learners acquire the academic skills needed in today's workforce. Contextualized lessons center around Reading at Work, Writing at Work, and Math at Work, and feature a variety of workplace settings. For FREE online resources to enhance the learning process include worksheets, templates, and more click on the "Free resources and Correlations" link or scroll to the bottom of the page.
NOW AVAILABLE Road to Work is a new three-book series aligned to the skills articulated in the College and Career Readiness Standards and elaborated on in the new English Language Proficiency Standards. Road to Work builds the English language and literacy skills and workplace content knowledge emphasized under WIOA Title II. Written for the high-beginning to intermediate English language learner, twelve lessons in each book contain a 200-word work-themed story followed by a variety of skill-building activities.
Learn important work related vocabulary in the context of short readings about job searching, interviewing, soft skills on the job, goal setting, and job loss. BONUS - Download the free Building a Strong Vocabulary app for vocabulary practice on the go!
To be successful at work, adults need to know how to communicate with their supervisors and co-workers as well as how to communicate and act professionally. Job Success equips your students with these skills and more.
Help your English Language Learners build their workplace vocabulary. The Oxford Picture Dictionary Workplace Skills Builder integrates workplace topics from their bestselling dictionary with practice activities from the high-beginning workbook.
Follow an immigrant family as they encounter a range of everyday on-the-job issues. For FREE downloadable audio and teacher's guide, click "Free Resources" or scroll to the bottom of this page.
Helps beginning ESL students develop and practice the language skills they need to communicate effectively on the job. For FREE downloadable teacher's guide, audio, or photocopy masters click "Free Resources" or scroll to the bottom of this page.
Help your ESL learners develop the functional language skills and effective communication strategies they need to succeed in the workplace. For FREE downloadable teacher's guide, click on "Free Resources" or scroll to the bottom of this page.
Help your students learn the essential vocabulary and gain the tools they need to prevent or reduce accidents and injuries on the job. For FREE downloadable teacher's guide or photocopy masters, click "Free Resources" or scroll to the bottom of this page.
This workbook covers the fundamentals of using a computer in a simple and easy to understand fashion. Lessons include: Using a Computer, The Desktop, Software, Using the Internet, Using E-mail, Online Safety and Privacy, and Real-World Applications.
Download this simple guide on understanding the Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA), building career pathways into your program, and how New Readers Press offers solutions to meet the needs of today's adult education classroom. Simply click on the link below to download this guide.