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ABOUT OTAN TRAINING: Workshop Descriptions

Workshop title Workforce Preparation for Adult Learners 
Workshop description Participants will identify the latest Workforce Preparation resources via mobile apps, textbooks, videos, websites, and more for Adult Learners. By adapting and incorporation these digital resources, participants will be able to implement learning strategies appropriate for ESL and/or Citizenship classrooms. 
Session length 1 hour 
Format Face To Face: Face to Face courses are traditional instruction in a brick-and-mortar classroom. 

To find out more about any of these workshops, including dates and times offered, please check the California Adult Education Professional Development Web site. This site has information on OTAN offered training, as well as training offered by CALPRO and CASAS.


Face-to-Face Workshop Requirements:

  • The lab must contain at least one computer for every individual enrolled in a class - including the instructor.
  • The Internet connection must be at least a T1 line.
  • All computers being used must have Internet Explorer 9 or Firefox 20 or later and Adobe Acrobat Reader 10 or later.
  • OTAN’s Web site and its contents must be accessible on every computer used during a class.
  • The instructor’s computer station should be connected to an LCD projector and the room will need a screen for class viewing. (If a projector and/or instructor station is not available, OTAN can provide them).
  • At least 10 participants must have completed the online registration 10 business days prior to the workshop.
  • All Microsoft Office workshops require the correct version of Office to be installed on all computers in the lab to be used.
  • Various workshops will require unblocked access to necessary Web sites.