Online Resources

Distance Learning

ProLiteracy has put together a great list of resources here: https://proliteracy.org/health

World Education's distance learning page includes resources and also upcoming webinars on distance learning: https://edtech.worlded.org/tips-for-distance-learning/

You can find some low tech lesson ideas on Literacy NJ's list of ideas for tutoring from home. Check out our recorded webinar here for ideas about adapting lesson ideas to remote tutoring sessions. 

Distance learning is the perfect forum for learning about the Census, which is available online. Click here for lessons and information about the Census. 

Check back soon as we'll continue to add to this list. If you can share a tool, lesson, or tip with other tutors, please visit our Distance Learning Suggestion Box

If you are looking for resources for those unemployed, need financial assistance, or have other challenges and questions related to COVID-19, visit our list of Resources for NJ Residents

 

Organizations Supporting Civil Rights and Standing Against Bias and Bigotry 

These local, state and national organizations provide resources regarding the rights of different communities, education and information, and many collect information about incidents of bias-related harassment, violence and other violations of civil rights. Please let NJALL know of any groups or resources you think should be added to the list at our email address: njallmail@gmail.com.        

NJ Career Connections

The NJ Career Connections site has resources for jobseekers including help with establishing career goals, improving resume and interviewing skills, and applying for jobs. 

 

LVA Essex & Passaic Counties 

The student resource page on this site has a comprehensive list of services to support student success, including resources around transportation, finances, health care, immigration services, and special needs. 

 

USCIS

Visit the USCIS website to view the 100 civics questions on the naturalization test.

 

Civics Lessons and Activities for ESL Students

This site offers lesson plans, worksheets, games and other activities to help ESL students learn and understand American government and history.

 

GCF LearnFree

Offers online instruction for over 200 topics, including basic computer skills and internet safety.

 

A Plus Math

Interactive math web site. Play games, do puzzles, and make flash cards and worksheets.

 

¡ColorÍn colorado!

A bilingual website for families and educators of English language learners.

 

Everyday Life

Practice using an ATM, writing a check, reading a bus map, and more. Registration is free.

 

In My Own Words

A collection of stories by adult new readers found on the Literally Literacy Newsletter.

 

The Change Agent

An online magazine for adult educators and learners focusing on social justice. Each issue has a different topic, such as peace, the media, immigration, etc. Includes news articles, opinion pieces, classroom activities and lessons, poems, cartoons, and interviews.

 

TV 411 Online

Lessons in reading, writing, and math for adult learners. Has an online calculator, dictionary, and other tools.