Enrolling Learners For The Adult Literacy XPRIZE Communities Competition

About the Communities Competition As an Adult Literacy XPRIZE grand prize winner, we’re very excited to be participating in the Communities Competition. Phase 1 of the Communities Competition has concluded, with teams being selected to participate in Phase 2. In Phase 2, these teams will compete to see who can recruit the most people to… Read More

Learning Upgrade Ties for Grand Prize in $7M Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE

We are excited to announce that we have tied for the grand prize in the $7M Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE. The Learning Upgrade app and the People ForWords app facilitated the greatest increase in literacy among participating adult learners within the 12-month testing period of the Adult Literacy XPRIZE. Launched on former first… Read More

4 Steps to Helping Adult Learners Pass the GED Math Section

A math educator shares how he prepares students for the one section of the high school-equivalency exams that holds many of them back from the job of their dreams. By Steve Alvarado, originally featured on The Edvocate Adults who take the General Educational Development (GED®) test and the High School Equivalency Test (HiSET®) often pass… Read More