Materials from Recent State ABE Presentations

State ABE Update - Summer Institute 2020

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

COVID-19 Updates and Discussion Webinars

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 Discussion Webinar materials

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 Webinar materials

Thursday, July 9, 2020 Discussion Webinar materials

Thursday, June 25, 2020 Webinar materials

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 Webinar materials

Thursday, May 7, 2020 Minnesota GED Testing Centers Meeting Webinar materials

Thursday, April 30, 2020 Webinar materials

Friday, April 3, 2020 Webinar materials

Thursday, March 26, 2020 Webinar materials

  • Slides
  • Recording (Closed captioning available by clicking the "CC" located at the bottom right of the video)
  • Chat Log

Thursday, March 19, 2020 Webinar materials

Monday, March 16, 2020 Webinar materials

Webchat with MNABE

MDE-ABE staff offer webchat discussions multiple times per year open to all interested ABE professionals across the state. Webchats are hosted by Literacy Action Network, and powerpoints and webinar recordings from past webchats can be found on the LAN website at: Webchat with MNABE.

Remote Testing Webinar (May 15, 2020)

CASAS Website (for updated information and resources)

TABE Website (for updated information and resources)

Annual ABE Grant Application Workshop

There are two ways to access the Annual ABE Grant Application Workshop online: 1) a series of 6 videos and 2) a live webinar. See more information below.

Series of 6 videos: Please note that these videos may not run in Internet Explorer, we recommend viewing in Google Chrome or Firefox.

Webinar version of ABE Annual Grant Application: Wednesday, May 6

2020 Spring Regional Presentations

Current Issues in Minnesota Adult Education

2019 Fall Manager Meeting (Nov 19, 2019)

ABE Support Professionals Conference (Nov 8, 2019)

Opening Session Powerpoint

2019 Summer Institute

ABE Accountability 101

Diplomas and Equivalencies:  ABE Secondary Credentials

ABE Programs as Spaces for Liberation and Social Change

Visions for Equity and Racial Justice in ABE: Sharing our Insights and Priorities


2018 Summer Institute

State ABE Update (Todd Wagner)
ABE Accountability 101 (Brad Hasskamp)
Adult Secondary Credential 101 (Brad Hasskamp)
  • Presentation Slides
ABE Policy Talk (Brad Hasskamp)
Defining Program Quality in Minnesota ABE (Jodi Versaw)
An Overview of Racial Equity Action in Minnesota ABE (Jodi Versaw)
Advocating with Employers for Inclusive Hiring Practices around High School Diplomas (Jodi Versaw)
Integrated Education and Training (Julie Dincau)

Corrections in ABE Discussion

(Webinar from October 23, 2017)

ABE Corrections Discussion Slides

ABE Corrections Webinar Recording (roughly one hour, you will be redirected to GoToTraining and need to enter your name and email)

GED Manager Software Update Webinar

GED Webinar Recording (roughly one hour, you will be redirected to GoToTraining and need to enter your name and email)