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Our Office Will Be Closed In Observance of Thanksgiving Day

Our office will be closed beginning Wednesday, November 23rd and returning Monday, November 28th, in observance of Thanksgiving Day.

Upcoming OTAN Activities – Week of 11/28

OTAN provides activities and resources to support our adult education colleagues.

Professional Development Opportunity - Data Literacy and Communicative Justice

World Education is working with San Francisco State University to offer a virtual, stipended professional development opportunity for adult educators on how to infuse the development of data literacy and communicative justice into our work to support social change.

What, Why, and How to Implement a Flipped Classroom Model

A pedagogical approach in which direct instruction moves from the group learning space to the individual learning space, and the resulting group space is transformed into a dynamic, interactive learning environment.

How Can TikTok Be Used in the Classroom?

TikTok is likely already used by many of your students, so it makes sense to take advantage of their affinity for the social media platform by using it as part of a teaching plan.

Our office will be closed on Friday, November 11th, in observance of Veterans Day

Our office will be closed on Friday, November 11th, in observance of Veterans Day

California Prisons Linked to Aviation History

Published by Inside CDCR (CA Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation) Editor, Don Chaddock, the article, "Planes, Dirigibles, Mechanics All Part of CDCR History" links the history of aviation and California state prisons.

Learn More About Apprenticeships

NAW is a nationwide celebration that gives businesses, communities, and educators the opportunity to showcase their apprenticeship programs and apprentices while providing valuable information to career seekers.

Upcoming Activities for Adult Educators - Week of 11/14

OTAN provides activities and resources to support our adult education colleagues.

Why 'Digital Literacy' Is Now a Workplace Non-Negotiable

Currently, "digital literacy" is not a "functional proposition," but a mindset.

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OTAN activities are funded by contract CN220124 from the Adult Education Office, in the Career & College Transition Division, California Department of Education, with funds provided through Federal P.L., 105-220, Section 223. However, OTAN content does not necessarily reflect the position of that department or the U.S. Department of Education.