Upcoming Workshops

Program Administrators

Date/Time: Friday, November 16, 2018  12:00PM – 2:30PM
Location: Farmingdale, NY
Instructor(s): Martin G. Murphy, Ph.D.

Staff of agencies receiving federal or state funds to provide adult literacy services below the post-secondary level are invited to attend this comprehensive statewide update.

BEST Plus 2.0 Test Administrator Training

Sorry, this workshop is full and is no longer accepting new registrations.

Capacity: Limited to 20 attendees. 0 remaining registrations available.

Date/Time: Saturday, November 17, 2018  9:30AM – 3:30PM
Location: Brentwood, NY
Instructor(s): Denise Murray

For new BEST Plus Test Administrators, participants will practice administering the print-based or computer-based version of the test and familiarize themselves with the scoring rubric. They will receive a test administrator guide. Prior authorization from your Program Administrator is required to attend this workshop.

TABE Test Administrator Training

Capacity: Limited to 25 attendees. 17 remaining registrations available.

Date/Time: Monday, November 26, 2018  9:30AM – 3:30PM
Location: Bellport, NY
Instructor(s): Susan Shiloni

For new test administrators and test administrators who have not had training within three (3) years.

TABE Test Administrators and staff who use TABE test data for placement and skills assessment will be introduced to the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) Forms 9, and 10 – the main test used by the New York State Education Department to place students in adult basic education (ABE) classes and to measure educational gain. Participants will become familiar with the content and format of the test, learn how to administer the test and use the scoring tables, as well as discuss the relationship between TABE test scores and National Reporting System (NRS) levels.

BEST Plus 2.0 Scoring Refresher

Capacity: Limited to 20 attendees. 17 remaining registrations available.

Date/Time: Wednesday, November 28, 2018  10:00AM – 2:00PM
Location: Bellport, NY
Instructor(s): Susan Shiloni

For previously certified BEST Plus Test Administrators, this training offers a comprehensive review of the BEST Plus 2.0 Test. Pre-registration is required.

BEST Plus 2.0 Test Administrator Training

Capacity: Limited to 20 attendees. 15 remaining registrations available.

Date/Time: Wednesday, December 12, 2018  9:30AM – 3:30PM
Location: Bellport, NY
Instructor(s): Susan Shiloni

For new BEST Plus Test Administrators, participants will practice administering the print-based or computer-based version of the test and familiarize themselves with the scoring rubric. They will receive a test administrator guide. Prior authorization from your Program Administrator is required to attend this workshop.

LIALC 6.5

Capacity: Limited to 200 attendees. 123 remaining registrations available.

Date/Time: Saturday, January 26, 2019  8:00AM – 1:00PM
Location: Farmingdale, NY
Instructor(s): Various

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LIALC 7.0

Capacity: Limited to 200 attendees. 148 remaining registrations available.

Date/Time: Saturday, April 06, 2019  8:00AM – 3:00PM
Location: Farmingdale, NY
Instructor(s): Various

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