Links & Directories for Students

This page is designed to point students to informative resources. If you have a link you would like to add, please e-mail the link for review to Louise Miller, ABE Technology Coordinator.

Student Resources

http://www.collegeforadults.org/
College for Adults - Do you know how to plan for college?  The site will help you walk through the application process, find money to pay for college classes, and even provide you with resources to help you prepare for college-level work.

http://www.wveitc.com/ 
VITA is an IRS-sponsored program working with the WVASF and community organizations to provide high quality tax preparation to tax filers - free of charge! 

http://lincs.ed.gov/lincs/regionalresources/regional_centers.html
LINCS - The Department of Education, Office of Vocational and Adult Education (OVAE) funds three LINCS Regional Resource Centers (RRCs). The purpose of the LINCS Regional Resource Centers (Centers) is to disseminate high-quality resources using various approaches (highlighting online materials, in-person technical assistance, distance learning, and discussion lists) through partnerships with adult education and related organizations to help practitioners use evidence-based instructional practices that improve outcomes in adult learners' literacy skills. The Centers organize training and workshops based on research-based materials, as well as provide assistance in using online instructional resources provided through LINCS.

http://www.gcflearnfree.org/
Learn on the Go - GCFLearnFree.org® is supported by the Goodwill Community Foundation, Inc. (GCF®) whose mission is "to create and provide education, employment, and life enrichment opportunities for people who desire to improve the quality of their lives."

http://www.uen.org/utahlink/tours/fieldtrips2.cgi?core_area_id=18
Take a Field Trip - Sponsored by Utah Education Network in partnership with the Utah State Office of Education and Higher Education Utah, this site provides links to Virtual Field Trips.

http://nwlincs.org/
The NorthWest Internet Gateway for Adult Education Online Resources - This Gateway provides resources for the adult education student, as well as the classroom. 

https://sites.google.com/site/meetthegeeksii/
100+ Free Internet Resources - This site provides over 100 free Internet Resources for real teachers in real classrooms.  The site is sponsored by a Principal in Brevard County, Florida.

http://guest.portaportal.com/mtec
Morgantown Adult Learn Center's Portaportal - This portaportal is maintained by one of West Virginia's seasoned Adult Basic Education Teachers, Edie Jett.  Here you will find resources for the classroom ranging from GED references, study materials to Interactive Math Games.

http://wvde.state.wv.us/technology/tutorials/index.php
Technology Tutorials - This site is sponsored by the West Virginia Department of Education and provides multiple sites for students and instructors alike to improve their educational and technological skills.

http://www.scholarshiphelp.org
Scholarship Help - The thought of searching and applying for scholarships can be confusing.  This site was developed to help walk you through the steps to obtain scholarships and to avoid avoid scholarship scams.

http://www.testprepreview.com/
Test Prep Review - Your Source for Free GED Practice Tests! - This site provides free unofficial review materials for a variety of exams. 

http://www.ajb.dni.us/
America's Job Bank - This page will help job seekers locate alternate sites where they can search for jobs or prospective employees.  A service of the United States Department of Labor.

http://www.countryreports.org/
Country Reports - CountryReports provides over 35,000 pages of online content on the cultures and countries of the world. With unique content from around the world, our members rely on us to keep our database concise and current.

Staff Resources

AEMIS Technical Assistance
1-800-766-7372
Louise Miller, Ext. 334, louise@wvabe.org
Debbie Walker, Ext. 312, debbie@wvabe.org

AEMIS Technical Assistance

WVABE Professional Development Record

Networks

State of West Virginia Homepage

West Virginia Department of Education

West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources

West Virginia Department of Commerce

WorkForce West Virginia

 

 

   
 

West Virginia Department of Education
Building 6, Room 230
1900 Kanawha Blvd. E.
Charleston, WV 26501
Phone: (304) 558-0280
Fax: (304) 558-3946
 
ABE Hotline: 1-800-642-2670