Only 6 Months Left to Avoid GED Reset!

Do you have students who have passed portions of the GED test, but not all? Or, have some taken the entire test, but don’t have the minimum overall score? Maybe they have not been able to get a passing score on the essay. Whatever the situation, you and those students are feeling very stressed because time is running out! There are onl...

GAIN and the 2014 GED Test

As we continue to get closer to the implementation of the new 2014 GED assessment, we've gotten a lot of questions surrounding how this will affect use of the Wonderlic General Assessment of Instructional Needs (GAIN)® basic...

2014 GED Assessment Targets for Math

With the addition of a new year, we continue to inch closer to the implementation of the 2014 GED® Test. As an educator, being prepared for the new test is extremely important if you want your students to be successful...

How to Prep Students for the 2014 GED

The new 2014 GED will have many differences from the test we have seen in previous years, which means preparation activities will need to be revamped. Wonderlic discusses the changes you can expect to see and how you can ensure your students are pre...

Computer Skills Needed for the 2014 GED

Using a computer isn’t a skill everyone has. This blog touches on some of the things your students will need to know to take the 2014 GED. Today we will discuss the screen navigation competencies and computer skills required to successfully navigate the 2014 GED Test. As many of you may already know, the 2014 GED test will only be a...

Top 10 Adult Education Resources for Teachers

We talk to ABE instructors many times a day, and over the years have assembled a list of helpful resources that can offer inspiration, how-to advice, and professional guidance. We're going to do our top 10 resources for adult education teachers. Feel free to add your favorites in the comments section below....

Making Remedial Education Work

Not all students enter post secondary school with same level of basic skills. Through remediation, schools can serve a broader population and ensure that all incoming students will have the minimum skills to be successful. Unfortunately, remedial education, or Dev Ed, is often referred to as “the graveyard of higher education.” Data f...

How to Help Your Students Get Higher GED Math Scores

According to a study conducted by the GED® Testing Service of actual GED® Test candidates, the candidates who do not pass the GED test of mathematics - both those who are close to passing and those who failed miserably - consistently miss the same types of questions and are selecting the same wrong answers. The most often missed GED Mat...

The Top 5 Changes to the 2014 GED Test

Are you curious about the new 2014 GED test scheduled for release soon? Take a look at our blog outlining five of the most impactful changes. Today we will review the top 5 changes to the upcoming 2014 GED test that will be released in that year. The first, and biggest, change is the switch to Constructed Item Response. The new test w...

Preparing for NRS Reporting Changes

It seems so long ago since state directors, adult education stakeholders, and the OVAE staff met to make changes regarding follow-up measures. But the time has come, and these changes will go into effect in just a few weeks. What's changing? While in the past, the NRS relied on student self-reported goals like “earn my GED,” effect...