Websites for Tutor Coordinators

  • EFFTIPS, An online resource for: Teachers’ Instructional Practices and Strategies, Duren Thompson,EFF Online Professional Development, Center for Literacy Studies, (865) 974-4109,
    • We are excited to announce a new interactive online professional development resource for adult educators - focusing on standards-based instruction and quality instructional principles.





  • Pennsylvania Association for Adult and Continuing Education, PAACE is the voice for working professionals in the field of adult education in Pennsylvania. We provide leadership for adult and literacy education; promote the professionalization of the field through professional development; inform policy makers on behalf of membership and apprise all members of policy development.


  • ProLiteracy Education Network, this site has various professional development resources, including free online trainings - some of which are very valuable for tutors.


  • TCALL, Volunteer Literacy, Resources and Research, in this site you will find information and resources especially geared toward volunteer and community-based literacy programs in Texas. There are links to the following topics (and more):
    • Administration & Program Development
    • Adult Basic & Literacy Education
    • Citizenship & English Literacy Civics
    • English as  a Second Language
    • Evidence-based Practice
    • GED® Test 
    • Health Literacy
    • Integrating Technology
    • Professional Development



This publication was supported by the U.S. Department of Education through the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Bureau of Adult Basic and Literacy Education. However, the opinions expressed herein do not necessarily reflect the position of the policy of the U.S. Department of Education of the Pennsylvania Department of Education. No official endorsement of these agencies should be inferred.