As tutors and teachers, we're always on the lookout for great
new ideas. If you've been doing something innovative or just plain fun
and useful with your learners, let us know!
We'll put up the best tips we receive every month.
Celebrate and Take Stock
Understanding Health Information
Celebrate Banned Books
National Punctuation Day
Free Online Tutor Training Lessons
Shared Poetry Writing
Using the Web to Advance Goals
Succeeding at Goal Setting
Helping Learners Prepare for the Driver’s Test
Getting Dollar Savvy
Celebrate Library Week
Engage with the News!
Wondering what to write? Use a prompt
To Do Lists
Web Literacy Tips
Holidays Are For Stories
New Resource: Statewide Literacy Hotline
Reading Changes Lives
Selecting A Children's Book
Declarations of Independence
Summer Travel: Using Maps and Online Travel Tools
Pacing your Lesson
Teaching is Learning
Strengthening One’s Voice:
Advocating for Yourself & Others
Moving Ahead From What We Know
Making the Most of New Year’s Literacy Resolutions
Make a Year-End Top 10 List
Making Card-writing Easier
Exercising Poetic License
When Children Return to School, So Do Parents
Making long sentences more friendly
Great Books – Reviews by learners for learners
Vocabulary Expanding Activities
Getting Ready for Tax Season 2007
Does Spring Make You Want to Sing?
Writing Your Own Story
Using Form Poetry To Get Learners Writing
Building Our Vocabularies
Cooking up Literacy!
Primetime News for Learners
It’s Literacy Month!
Dental Health, Dental Literacy
A Grammar Lesson A Day
Meeting Goals for the Family Member Role
Helping Learners Reach Their Goals, Part II
Helping Learners Reach Their Goals
Finding Time to Study
Letting the Student Teach
Finding Learners' Reading Levels
Health Literacy Month
Literacy Day is Every Day!
Financial Literacy: Project Money
Working with Learner Goals
Getting Into the News
Celebrate Poetry Month!
Recording New Words: A New Trick
Tips for Generating Writing
Visiting a Museum -- Virtually!
Have You Been to the Tower of English?
Learning Ideas from Time to Read
Health Literacy: You Deserve to
Be Understood and to Understand!
Photojournalism -- Making Pictures Come
Reading and Writing Ideas
Tips from Tutors
Pronunciation and Accuracy in Reading
Using a Thesaurus
Using Questions to Focus on Text
How to Pick a Children's Book
What Does "Learning Disability"
So Many Letters!
Finding the Answers: Election Time
Turning the Tables
Loosening Your Grip on Your Teaching Plan
and Having More Fun!
Improve Your Listening Skills
Newspaper Scavenger Hunt
Sending Greeting Cards
the Phone Book