Alberta Reading Benchmarks - a set of standards for measuring reading in adults

Alessandro Bilotta, Community Learning Network

1 0 2 December 2015

The Alberta Reading Benchmarks are a set of standards for measuring reading in adults. They are adaptable to the diversity of adult learning programs across Alberta and contribute to a more robust foundational learning system in the province.This resource lays out 7 levels of reading benchmarks for adult literacy, upgrading and essential skills programs, and can help support a common language for learners and practitioners to discuss learning in reading. Find out more about what the ARB are and how you can use them for reading instruction and assessment.
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