The Kansas Adult Education Calendar contains notices of events and reporting deadline information for Kansas Adult Education Leaders.
- 2023-2024 Adult Education Calendar (doc)
- Kansas Adult Education Policy Manual (doc)
- NRS Online Trainings
- Follow up Activity Packet
- Training Resources
Kansas Adult Education adopted the national College and Career Readiness (CCR) Standards for Adult Education in April of 2013. Published by the Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education, the purpose of the standards is to strengthen the links among adult education, postsecondary education, and careers.
Support for using the CCR Standards is available at the Kansas Mission Possible Blog Spot.
The Kansas Adult Education Practitioner Standards
The Kansas Adult Education Practitioner Standards provide adult education professionals guidelines for the delivery of high-quality adult education through the program’s leadership, instruction, and support services.
Northstar Digital Literacy assessments provide meaningful assessment that could lead to a certificate useful for employers and job seekers. Online assessment modules include Basic Computer Use, World Wide Web, Windows, Using E-mail, Microsoft Word, Social Media, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft PowerPoint.
The Adult Education Proficiency Attainment Model (PAM), formerly known as the Comprehensive Adult Education Planner, is a set of modules and relevant resources that describe necessary elements to effectively serve those participating in adult education programs.
- Kansas Adult Education Proficiency Attainment Model - revised November 2019 (pdf)
- Kansas Adult Education Proficiency Model Presentation (pdf)
- Kansas Adult Education Proficiency Model Quiz (pdf)
TABE 11&12 Certification is a free online training for programs interested in having their staff certified as TABE Test Administrators. TABE Certification consist of two unique, hour-long presentations, each of which is followed by a 30-item test. Upon successfully completing the training and passing the tests participants will be certified to handle, score, and proctor TABE 11&12 tests. Participants can elect to print their Certificate of Completion, save it for later use, or have it emailed to them.
The Kansas Adult Education Association (KAEA) was established in 1947. KAEA's endeavors of training Adult Educators has only allowed more and more people to improve their knowledge and the basic skills adults need to successfully carry out their roles as parents, productive citizens, and economically self-sufficient workers in the 21st Century. Through the Accelerating Opportunities: Kansas (AO-K) initiative launched in 2011, students continue to have the opportunity to acquire stronger reading, writing, and math skills, as well as enrollment in career pathways-based postsecondary education.
Literacy Information and Communication System (LINCS) is a professional learning community for adult educators that provides access to resources, professional development, and a connected network of practitioners.
Assorted forms for use by Kansas Adult Education Program Leaders.
- Documentation of Disability (pdf)
- Counseling Follow-Up Documentation Form (pdf)
- FY2024 Kansas Adult Education Staffing Form (pdf)
- FY2024 Adult Education Budget Form (xls)
- FY2024 Statement of Expenditures (xls)
- FY2024 Special Funding SoE (xls)
- FY2024 Adult Education Request for Special Project Funding (pdf)
- FY2024 Data Validation Checklist (DVC) (xls)
- FY2024 PD Plan (pdf)