ADULT EDUCATION SOFTWARE LIST

The following is a listing of adult educational software programs and other technologies for use in your Literacy, Pre-GED, GED, and Workplace classes. This is a dynamic document, so please contact Kit Bieschke-Baker, Project Software Coordinator, with any changes or additions.  TOLL FREE NUMBER: (877) 639-1738,
PHONE: (540) 676-1996, FAX: (540) 676-1999, E-mail: kit@naxs.com

ADULT EDUCATION SOFTWARE
READING PROGRAMS FOR LITERACY/ESL LEVEL STUDENTS
PROGRAMS FOR PRE-GED STUDENTS IN READING
PROGRAMS FOR PRE-GED STUDENTS IN MATH
PROGRAMS FOR PRE-GED STUDENTS IN WRITING
PROGRAMS FOR GED STUDENTS
WORKPLACE PROGRAMS (BASIC SKILL DEVELOPMENT)
COMPUTER/TECHNOLOGY TRAINING
TESTING & ASSESSMENT/CAREER DEVELOPMENT
TEXT REFERENCES
COMPANY DIRECTORY
Software Title Company Reference Cost Reading level & Platform
Adult Education Software

READING PROGRAMS FOR LITERACY/ESL LEVEL STUDENTS:
*Reference to the written evaluation found in the "Project Software" publication.


AIT Read! AIT $89.95 Beginning Reader
CD-ROM
(WIN or MAC)
Basic Life Skills at Work MI 159.95 3-5
CD (WIN/MAC)
BLS Tutorsystems
(Reading, Grammar, Math)
(File No. 24*)
BLS 495.00 (1-Starter Kit)
(Basic Skills Series, Career English, Am. Heritage Dictionary)
795.00 (Basic Skills Series)
3-12
WIN/CD-ROM/DOS
CORE
(File No. 21*) 
EA 675.00
159.00
(per level)
PP-3
WIN/CD/MAC
DOS/Apple
Crossings
(File No. 43*) 
SV 399.00 1-6
WIN only
Diascriptive I
(File No. 5*) 
EA 335.00 1.5-4.5
WIN/CD-ROM/MAC/
Apple/DOS
Dilemma I and II
(File No. 42*) 
EA 295.00
159.00
(Single Program)
1-5
WIN/CD/MAC
DOS/Apple 
HEC Reading Horizons TRG 1,995 
(2nd set $695)
1,495
(2nd set $495)
1,395 
(2nd set $425)
1-4
WIN /DOS/MAC
Laubach Way to Reading Software Single book level
(File No. 37*) 
NRP 112.00
35.00
1-4
DOS/Apple
Language Tune-Up Kit
(File No. 44*) 
GMH 1500.00 0-4
WIN/CD-ROM
Learning 100: Language Clues
Learning 100: Reading Strategies
(File No. 50*) 
SV
SV
295.00 per level

395.00 per level

1-4.5
DOS/MAC/WIN
Let's Talk English NRP 44.95 Beg. - Int.
WIN/CD-ROM
New Reader Bookstore
(File No. 54)
(5 CD-ROMS) 
Worksbooks 
CB 995.00

    4.95 each

0-3
WIN/CD-ROM
SmartStart! English NRP 55.00 Beg.-Int.
WIN/CD-ROM
Sound Sentences
(Single unit)
EA 595.00
  65.00
1-2 audio
WIN/CD-ROM
MAC/PC
The Rosetta Stone FT 295.00 Level I or II
195.00 (6 or more)
Beg.-Intermediate
CD-ROM/WIN/MAC

PROGRAMS FOR PRE-GED STUDENTS IN READING:


Software Title Company Reference Cost Reading level & Platform
AZTEC Learning System AS 670.00 Single Course
2495.00 (Complete AZTEC Learning System)
1000.00 (2-9)
9000.00 (10-15)
4-8
WIN/CD-ROM
BLS Tutorsystems
(Reading, Grammar, Math)
(File No. 24*)
BLS 495.95 (1- starter kit)
(Basic Skills Series, Career English, Am. Heritage Dictionary)
795.95 (Basic Skills Series)
4-12
WIN/CD-ROM/DOS
Connections Skills-Reading 
(Part of PRE-GED 2000)
(see Multi-Content Evaluations)
SV 495.00
1495.00
5-8
WIN/MAC/DOS
Diascriptive Reading II
(File No. 5*)
EA 335.00 3-8
WIN/CD-WIN/MAC
DOS/APPLE
Diascriptive Reading III
(File No. 5*)
EA 335.00 6-10 
WIN/CD-WIN/MAC
DOS/APPLE
Diascriptive Reading in Science or Social Studies
(File No. 31*)
EA 335.00 3-7
WIN/CD-WIN/MAC
DOS/APPLE
Learning 100: Language Clues SV 195.00 (per level)
(DA-GA)
4-8.5
WIN-CD/MAC
Learning 100: Reading Strategies SV 395.00 (per set)
(DA-IA)
4.0 - 10.5
WIN-CD/MAC
Learning 2000 L2000 599.95 (All subjects)
249.95 (Single subject)
5-9
WIN/CD-ROM
Pre-GED Advantage
 (File No. 51*)
AGS 1195.00
  299.95 (Single Subject)
6-8
DOS/MAC
Pre-GED Interactive
(6 subjects)
CB   995.00 5-8
WIN/CD-ROM/MAC
Pre-GED 2001 SV   799.00 (Single Computer) 1495.00 (Hard Drive Version w/ Site License)
2195.00  (Network Version)
5-8
WIN/MAC
SkillsBank  - Reading LC 249.00 (Single Subject)
1245.00 (6 Subject Set)
3-9
WIN/CD-ROM/DOS/
MAC

PROGRAMS FOR PRE-GED STUDENTS IN MATH:


Software Title Company Reference Cost Reading level & Platform
AZTEC Learning System AS 1600.00 Math only
2495.00 (Complete AZTEC Learning System)
1000.00 (2-9)
9000.00 (10-15
4-8
WIN/CD-ROM
Basic Math Competency EA 369.00
65.00 (Single Skill Unit)
3-8 
CD-MAC
WIN/DOS/Apple
BLS Tutorsystems
(Reading, Grammar, Math)
(File No. 24*)
BLS 495.00 (1-Starter Kit)
(Basic Skills Series, Career English, Am. Heritage Dictionary)
795.00 (Basic Skills Series)
4-12
WIN/CD-ROM
DOS 
Connections Skills-Math SV 595.00
1495.00
5-8
WIN/DOS/MAC
Learning 2000 L2000 249.95 (Math)
599.95 (All Subjects: Reading, Writing & Math)
5-9
WIN/CD-ROM
Math for Everyday Living
(See File No. 11*)
EA 129.00 4-6
WIN/MAC/
CD-ROM/DOS/
APPLE
Pre-GED Advantage
 (File No. 51*)
AGS 1195.00
  299.95 (Single Subject)
6-8
DOS/MAC
Pre-GED Interactive CB 995.00 5-8
WIN/CD-ROM/MAC
SkillsBank - Math LC 249.00
1245.00 (6 Subject Set)
3-9
CD-ROM
WIN/MAC/DOS
The I Know Math Discs CB 595.00 5-9
CD-MAC/WIN

PROGRAMS FOR PRE-GED STUDENTS IN WRITING:


Software Title Company Reference Cost Reading level & Platform
AZTEC Learning System (File No. 26) AS 2495.00
(Complete AZTEC Learning System) 
1000.00 (2-9)
9000.00 (10+)
670.00
(Single Course)
5-8
WIN/CD-ROM/DOS

Connections Skills-Writing
(part of the PRE-GED 2000)
SV
495.00
1495.00 (3 Subject Set)

5-8
WIN/DOS/MAC
Paragraph Punch
(File No. 38)
MAV 639.00 5-8
WIN/CD-ROM/DOS
Pre-GED Advantage
 (File No. 51*)
AGS 1195.00
  299.95 (Single Subject)
6-8
DOS/MAC
Pre-GED Interactive CB 995.00 5-8
WIN/CD-ROM/MAC
SkillsBank - Writing LC 249.00
1245.00 
(6 Subject Set)
3-9
WIN/CD-ROM
MAC/DOS

PROGRAMS FOR GED STUDENTS:


Software Title Company Reference Cost Reading level & Platform
AZTEC Learning System AS 2495.00 Complete AZTEC System
1000.00 (2-9)
9000.00 (10-15)
8-12 
WIN/CD-ROM
BLS Tutorsystems
(Reading, Grammmar, Math)
(File No. 24*)
BLS 495.00 (1-Starter Kit)
(Basic Skills Series, Career English, Am. Heritage Dictionary)
795.00 (Basic Skills Series)
4-12
WIN CD-ROM/DOS
GED 2001
(File No. 25*)
SV  597.00 (Single Computer)     1197.50 
(Hard Drive Version w/Site License) 1797.00 (Network Version) 
(Combo offer w/Pre-GED 2001 $2147.50) 
8-12
WIN/MAC
GED Interactive
(MCS 2*)
CB 995.00 9-12
CD (WIN or MAC)
DOS
GED Advantage AGS 995.00
299.95 (Single Subject)
8-10
MAC/DOS
GED for the PC
(File No. 47*)
GMH 1400.00
300.00 (Single Subject)
7-10
-WIN/CD
Learning 2000 L2000 599.95 (All subjects)
249.95 (Single subject)
8-12
WIN/CD-ROM
Official GED Practice Test
(CC,DD,EE,FF)
CB 195.00 WIN/MAC/CD-ROM

WORKPLACE PROGRAMS (BASIC SKILL DEVELOPMENT):


Software Title Company Reference Cost Reading level & Platform
AZTEC Workforce
Development Series
AS 2495.00 Complete AZTEC Learning System
1000.00 (2-9)
9000.00 (10-15)
4-12
WIN/CD-ROM
Basic Life Skills MI 225.00 3-5
CD-ROM/WIN
Dilemma in the Workplace
(File No. 42*)
EA  159.00 3.5-7.9
CD-ROM/WIN
MAC/DOS
Employability and Work Maturity Skills  IT/LC 1000.00 5-9 
WIN/CD-ROM/DOS
Math in the Workplace  EA 295.00
119.00 (Single Subject)
5-8 
WIN/CD/MAC
DOS/APPLE
Math for Everyday Living
(File 11)
EA 129.00 4-6
WIN/MAC/CD-ROM
How to Read for Everyday Living EA 139.00 4-5
WIN/MAC/CD-ROM
How to Write for Everyday Living EA 159.00 4-5
WIN/MAC/CD-ROM
Reading in the Workplace:
Automotive, Health Care, Clerical, and Construction 
(File #27)
EA  295.00
(Single Subject) 1150.00
(Complete Set)
3.5-7.9
CD-WIN/MAC
DOS/APPLE

COMPUTER/TECHNOLOGY TRAINING


Internet Coach IC 28.95 CD-ROM
PC100-Basic Skills
(Review -File #53)
TEK 99.95 (1-4 programs) WIN/CD-ROM/MAC
PC101-Computer Basics
(Review- File #55)
TEK 99.95 (1-4 programs) WIN/CD-ROM/MAC
PC120- The Internet
(Review-File# 57)
TEK 99.95 (1-4 programs) WIN/CD-ROM/MAC

TESTING & ASSESSMENT/CAREER DEVELOPMENT:


Software Title Company Reference Cost Reading level & Platform
America's Top Jobs Multimedia  JW  $295.00 PC/CD-ROM 
Career Assessment Battery EAS  595.00 DOS/MAC
VIDEO
CareerScope IT Initial Site License
$500 (one time cost)
Cost per Administration - $10
(150 or less)
$5 (500)
WIN 95, 98 or NT
Computerized Reading Skills Inventory
(Levels AA-CA/DA-FA/GA-IA Packages)
(File No. 49*)
SV 495.00(AA-IA)
295.00(Packages)
1.0-10.5
WIN-CD/MAC
OFFICAL GED PRACTICE TEST Tests (CC, DD, EE,FF) CB 195.00 WIN/CD-ROM/MAC
SAM (Skill Assessment Module) EAS 2495.00 DOS/MAC/APPLE
TABE-PC (Starter Set) CTB
(50 Students)
(100 Students)
  65.00
240.00 
460.00 
WIN/DOS
Working Learning Styles
(Media Kit)
EAS 495.00 PC/DOS/MAC

TEXT REFERENCES:


COPSystem
(Career Management: COPS, CAPS, & COPES)
   EDITS   121.75     Text Packet
READ
(Reading Evaluation Adult Diagnosis)
   LV     8.00    Text
Slosson Oral Reading Wide Range Achievement    WR   66.00
  55.00 
  Text
TABE
(Test for Adult Basic
Education)
  CTB   64.75 (per level)    Text
Workplace Essential Skills   KET  40.00  (set of 4 books)   Text
COMPANY DIRECTORY


AGS (American Guidance Service, Inc.
4201 Woodland Rd. 
Circle Pines, MN 55014-1796 
Niny Boupha Savanh 
(800) 328-2560 X4650 
FAX: (612) 783-4620 
e-mail: agsmail@agsnet.com 
http://www.agsnet.com 
Agency for Instructional Technology (AIT)
Box A 
Bloomington, IN 47402-0120 
(800) 457-4509 
FAX: (812) 333-4278 
http://www.ait.net 
Chuck Wilson (Sales Rep) 
e-mail: cwilson@ait.net
Aztec Software Associates (AS)
66 Morris Avenue, Suite 2C 
Springfield, NJ 07081 
(800) 273-0033 
http://www.aztecsoftware.com
Jennifer Coplin(888) 615-8301
FAX: (919) 603-1878
E-mail: coplin@gloryroad.net
BLS Tutorsystems (BLS)
Suite 18 
Wilmington, DE 19808 
(800) 545-7766
FAX: (302) 631-1619 
e-mail: bls@tutorsystems.com 
http://www.tutorsystems.com

Contemporary Books (CB)
4255 West Touhy Ave.
Lincoln-Wood, IL 60646-1975
(800) 621-1918 or 998-3103
FAX: (800) 998-3103
James Kirkland (Sales Rep)
(800) 303-5824
Fax: (703) 824-9375
e-mail: kirkjm@home.com
CCV Software  (CCV)
P.O. Box 6724 
Charleston, WV 25362-0724 
(800) 843-5576 
Les Barnett/Pam McFarland (Sales Rep.) 
(304) 346-4292 
FAX: (800) 321-4297
CTB McGraw-Hill (CTB)
P.O. Box 150 
20 Ryan Ranch Road 
Montrey, CA 93942-0150 
(800) 538-9547 
Tech Support (800) 459-6522
FAX: (800) 282-0266 
www.ctb.com
Michaeline Powell (Sales Rep) 
(703) 698-0587 
FAX: (703) 698-0587 
e-mail: mpowell@ctb.com
Edits/Educational and Industrial Testing Service (EIT)
P.O. Box 7234 
San Diego, CA 92167 
(800) 416-1666 
FAX: (619) 226-1666 
http://www.edits.net
email: edits@worldnet.att.net 
Educational Activities Software
P.O. Box 754
Baldwin, NY 11510
(800) 645-2796
FAX: (516) 379-7429
www.edact.com
Debbie Bluestein (Rep)
e-mail: ipa8773learn@mindspring.com
Educational and Assessment Systems (EAS)
P.O. Box 3414 
Lynchburg, VA 24503 
Order: (800) 572-7972
FAX: (804) 384-4656 
Hunt Asbury (Sales Rep.) 
Lee Asbury (Sales Rep.)
EMC Paradigm (EMC)
875 Montreal Way 
St. Paul, MN 55102 
(800) 328-1452 
FAX: (800) 328-4564 
www.emcp.com
Fairfield Language Technologies (FT)
122 S. Main Street 
Harrisonburg, VA 22801 
(800) 788-0822 
(540) 432-6166 
FAX: (540) 432-0953 
e-mail: info@trstone.com 
http://www.trstone.com 
Don Kappus (Dir. of Sales)
Franklin Learning Resources (FLR)
One Franklin Plaza 
Burlington, NJ 08016-4907 
(800) 266-5626 
FAX: (609) 239-5943 http://www.franklin.com
Glencoe/McGraw-Hill (GMH)
P.O. Box 508 
Columbus, OH 43216 
(800) 334-7344 
FAX: (614) 860-1877 
Software Hotline: 
(800) 437-3715 
ESL Hotline: (800) 624-7294 
Glencoe Regional Office:
(770) 717-7007
Bonnie MacLauchlan
(804) 739-3455
FAX: (804) 639-1821
http://www.glencoe.com/abe
Internet Coach (IC)
APTE, INC. 
Northwestern/Evanston Research Park 
1840 Oak Avenue 
Suite 320-A 
Evanston, IL 60201-3686 
(800) 494-1112 
FAX: (847) 866-1873 
http://www.apte.com
Instructional Technolgy, INC.  (IT)
(INTEC)
(Career Scope)
P.O. Box 2056
Easton, MD 21601
Bill Chapman 
(800) 274-6832
FAX: (410) 822-0842
billchapman@intecinc.net
http://www.intecinc.net
JIST works, Inc. (JW)
720 N. Park Avenue 
Indianapolis, IN 46202-3431 
(800) 648-5478 
FAX: (800) 648-8329 
http://www.jist.com 
Hiram Graham 
(VA Sales Rep) 
(301) 589-5460
KET 
The Kentucky Network
560 Cooper Drive 
Lexington, KY - USA 40502
www.KET.org/ged
Phone: (800) 354-9067
James Kirkland (Rep.) 
(800) 303-5824 
Fax: (703) 824-9375 
e-mail: kirkjm@home.com
Learning 2000 (L2000)
P.O. Box 831
Lawrenceburg, TN 38464 
(888) 968-5327 Ext. 103
FAX: (931) 852-3049 
http://www.learning@2000.com
Moreen Logsdon
E-mail: mlogsdon@learning2000.com
Literacy Volunteers of America (LV)
5795 Widewaters Parkway 
Syracuse, NY 13214 
(800) 582-8812 
FAX: (315) 472-0002 
e-mail: LVANAT@aol.com
Merit Audio Visual (MAV)
132 West 21st Street
New York, NY 10011 
(800) 753-6488 
FAX: (800) 918-9336 
www.meritar.com
Micro-Intel (MI)
1200 Papineau Avenue
Suite 301 
Montreal (Quebec) H2k4R5 
Canada 
(800) 530-8789 
Fax: (514) 528-1770 
http://www.micro-intel.com
New Readers Press (NRP)
Department F 501
P.O. Box 888 
Syracuse, NY 13210-0888 
(800) 448-8878 
FAX: (315) 422-5561 
http://www.newreaderspress.com
(Software Customer Service)
(800) 448-8878 X281
Debbie Bluestein (Rep)
Ira Platt & Associates
PLATO Learning Inc.
1210 S. E. Maynard
Suite #102
Cary, NC 27511
(800) 569-2232
FAX: (919) 460-5395
http://www.plato.com
Sabrina Garrett (Rep.)
(800) 869-2058  Ext 2326
sgarrett@plato.com
PLATO SUPPORT SERVICES
(800) 869-2200
South-Western (SW)
International Thomson Publishing
5101 Madison Road 
Cincinnatti, OH 45227-1490 
(800) 824-5179 
FAX: (800) 453-7882
http://www.thomson.com
Steck-Vaughn Company (SV)
P.O. Box 690789 
Orlando, FL 32819-9998 
(800) 531-5015 
FAX: (800) 699-9459 
Tech Support 
(800) 200-7109 X3924 
http://www.steck-vaughn.com
Jim Stubblefield (Sales Rep.) 
(606) 272-5876
Teknimedia Corporation
4905 Del Ray Ave. #307 
Bethesda, MD 20814 
(800) 366-4614 
FAX: (301) 656-0177 
http://www.teknimedia.com
Jim Kirkland (Sales Rep)
(703) 824-9374
FAX: (703) 824-9375
kirkjm@home.com
The Learning Company (LC) 
500 Redwood Blvd
Novato, CA 94947
Carol Swanson (VA Rep)
(800) 825-4420  EXT 4873
FAX: (888) 692-6963
E-mail: carol.swanson@learningco.com
http://www.learningcompanyschool.com
Training Resources Group (TRG)
1381 Fox Run Court 
Frederick, MD 21703 
(301) 846-4383 
FAX: (301) 694-9612 
Bill Jablonowski (Sales Rep) 
e-mail: wjtrain@erols.com 
Wide Range (WR)
(JASTAK ASSOC.) 
P.O. Box 3410 
Wilmington, DE 19804-0250 
(800) 221-9728 
FAX: (302) 652-1644

 Updated 05/24/01