PSA looks for online tools useful in providing academic language skills in context with workplace skill at the lowest skill levels.
A foundation called Digital Promise is offering a solution for those most underserved adult learners with the help of a developer called Cell-Ed and a CBO in Texas.
“We find that many of our students – even though they are some of the hardest to reach in the adult education space – have cell phones, yet they don’t always have data plans. So our curriculum works for them because they are able to access the knowledge in a way that is anytime anywhere but also affordable.”
ALISON ASCHER WEBBER