Distance Learning Platforms

A list of Minnesota approved learning platforms covering various topics and skill levels.

Topics
Funded by
Literacy Level
CASAS Score
TABE Score
Commercial – Purchase Required

The Great Courses includes a series of high school and college level audio and video courses produced and distributed by The Teaching Company. They are designed to expand learners' horizons, deepen understanding, and foster epiphanies. 

For these literacy levels

CASAS Score
Greater than 236
TABE Score
547-800
Commercial – Purchase Required

ToolingU-SME is an online learning platform for the manufacturing field. 

For these literacy levels

TABE Score
584-630
Commercial – Purchase Required

Townsend Press focuses on developing reading comprehension, vocabulary, and writing skills.

For these literacy levels

CASAS Score
221-235
TABE Score
458-510
Free
Commercial – Purchase Required
Free
Commercial – Purchase Required

USA Learns includes six English courses to help students learn beginning and intermediate English, prepare for the U.S. Citizen naturalization process, and master communication skills for nursing assistant work. 

Commercial – Purchase Required

Vocabulary.com is an adaptive learning program to help students to build their knowledge of English vocabulary and spelling.

For these literacy levels

CASAS Score
211-220