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Editorial Board

Miriam Burt, Center for Applied Linguistics,
Washington, D.C.

Hal Hayden, Northeast and Islands Regional Educational Laboratory at Brown University,
Providence, RI

Sharon Ultsch, Old Orchard Beach/Saco Adult Education,
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Janet Isserlis, Literacy Resource Center at Brown University,
Providence, RI

Janet Nevels, Urban Minority Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Outreach Program,
Cleveland, OH


Editorial Board Members Needed


Review all manuscripts for interest, clarity, and relevance to the target audience

Suggest titles, ideas for illustrations, resources for departments, themes, story ideas, authors for upcoming issues


Current classroom experience in ABE/GED/ESOL, if possible.

Expertise in one of the issue themes, including, if possible, familiarity with the literature.


Small stipend provided.

A free one year subscription to Focus on Basics

Contact Information

If you are interested in serving on the board, please contact
Barbara Garner at World Education via telephone: (617) 482-9485 or e-mail: