Bradley Olufs

Computer Skills That Are Necessary in the Workplace

You may have heard that a world-famous Jamaican runner set a few records during the 2012 Olympic Games. One of them wasn’t even done on the track: He garnered over 80,000 Tweets per minute after he broke the Olympic record for the 200 meter dash… which he had already owned. Now that’s a productive day. Read more about Computer Skills That Are Necessary in the Workplace

Teaching Strategies for Reluctant Learners

How do you get through to students who are reluctant to learn? Here are some strategies that can help you teach them more effectively.

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How to Improve Learning Outcomes

It’s common knowledge that the higher your post-secondary degree, the higher your income is likely to be. However, due to the economy and the technological advances of our society, obtaining a post-secondary education has gone from being a way to boost your income to being a necessity. Read more about How to Improve Learning Outcomes

Getting Beyond Remedial Classes

In this short video, Bradley Olufs discusses the importance of helping your students master the basics before you let them take the GED and move on with their careers and/or education. 

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Aligning Skills with Career Pathways

In order to ensure our students go on to have long, happy and successful careers, we need to make sure we’re guiding them down the right path. This video discusses four different techniques for helping your students succeed in their career pathway.

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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,” effective July 1, 2012, students will automatically be entered into the following cohorts: Read more about Preparing for NRS Reporting Changes