WIOA Resources

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has drastically changed the landscape of adult basic education.  WIOA is the Federal legislation that governs how our programs should run.  This page contains WIOA friendly instructional resources.


Institute 2016: Shifts in Instruction for WIOA Implementation

Click HERE to find resources from ABSPD's Institute 2016 that focused on how instuctors should shift their teaching practices to align with WIOA mandates.  


WIOA Friendly Contextualized Curriculum

Click on the links below to find teaching resources that combine academic and workplace readiness skills.  The lesson plan page was developed by participants at Institute 2016.


WIOA Friendly Language Arts Writing Prompts for GED, HiSET, and TASC Argument Writing

The language arts writing prompts below have WIOA friendly themes and may be used to help students practice for the argument writing task found on all three high school equivalency exams.   


WIOA Career Exploration/Writing

Spontaneous stories is a fun way to help adult basic education emerging writers develop their skills using WIOA friendly themes.  This is an excellent task for career awareness.