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STudent Achievement in Reading (STAR) is a comprehensive reading reform initiative for implementing evidence-based reading instruction for intermediate-level adult learners supported by South Dakota Adult Education. Contact the state professional development team for additional information about STAR and training opportunities.


Check out the South Dakota Adult Educator Credentials. You’re busy running your program and classroom. We understand! That’s why we have partnered with the South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation to offer the South Dakota Adult Education Instructor Credential Program to help take the burden off of validating the quality of instructors and services.

Adult Numeracy

The overall vision of the Adult Numeracy Initiative (ANI) is to increase the capacity of teachers and programs to provide high-quality math instruction in high school equivalency (GED) programs.

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Third-Thursday Training

Join us for a FREE webinar series for adult education professionals every Third-Thursday at 3:00 PM Central

2022 Summer Summit

Summer Summit 2021 took place virtually July 6-8, 2021.
Click on the link for Summer Summit 2021 for information and resources from this event.


Welcome to SDALL’s repository of teaching resources! Click on the button below to discover materials from previous Summer Summit and COABE Conferences, College and Career Readiness standards units, and our own Science for Success curriculum!

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