MANAKO, ONLINE COURSE
Literacy and Numeracy for Adults Assessment Tool (POSTPONED)
Please note this workshop has been postponed. See our full calendar of professional learning opportunities for other available courses.
Gain an introduction the National Literacy and Numeracy Assessment Tool and the related Learning Progressions framework.
This course includes three online video conferences, and an optional four-week online module. The self-paced module is in the form of a community of professional learning and takes a minimum of 1-2 hours of engagement per week.
This course presents an introduction to the Literacy and Numeracy for Adults Assessment Tool (LNAAT) and the related Learning Progressions framework. Become familiar with the assessment options available within the LNAAT and how to choose the most appropriate options for your students. Learn how to introduce and explain the benefits of the LNAAT and assessments to your learners.
- Understand the learning progression steps in relation to the LNAAT.
- Become familiar with the assessment options available within the LNAAT and choose the most appropriate options for learners.
- Learn how to introduce the LNAAT and assessments to a learner, explain why the LNAAT testing is being done, and what the benefit is for the learner.
- Know where to seek support for LNAAT-related mahi and further professional learning and development.
Who is this course for?
This workshop is recommended for teaching and learning support practitioners seeking to expand their understanding and practice.
About the facilitator
Dr Damon Whitten
Dr Damon Whitten is a professional development specialist focusing on adult literacy and numeracy and connecting research to real-world contexts to develop effective teaching and learning approaches.
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