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Adult Education Professional Development

NOTE: The application due date for this program has passed.

Funding Description

This request for proposal (RFP) invites submissions from eligible bidders who can design, implement, and operate a large-scale, statewide professional development project that supports high performing literacy and basic skills adult education programs, as defined by the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), Title II: Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA). The federal WIOA, Title II: AEFLA requires funded agencies to provide adult education professional development activities to improve instruction. This RFP includes professional development for the California Adult Education Program (CAEP) consortiums, which is contingent upon state general fund.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies, nonprofit organizations, other organizations or agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Successful bidder must have experience in design, implement and operate a large-scale, statewide professional development project that supports high performing literacy and basic skills adult education programs.
Other Eligibility Considerations N/A
Eligible Grade Level(s) Adult
Eligible Age Level(s) Adult


Legal Authority Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, Title II: Adult Education and Family Literacy Act, sections 201-243 of Public Law 113-128; Adult Education Program, Article 9 (commencing with Section 84900) of Chapter 5 of Part 50 of the Education Code; Budget Act Item 6100-156-0890.
Source / Type State, Federal / Contract
State Fiscal Year 2020-21
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 3909 / 8290
Total Available $3,800,000
Recipient Amount Unavailable
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date Application Available November 13, 2019
Due Date February 7, 2020
Expected Notification Date April 3, 2020

Additional Information

Application Request for Proposals []
Background Adult Education []
Fiscal Unavailable
Other Unavailable


Program Chiem-Seng Yaangh, 916-445-5724,
Fiscal Jennifer Boone, 916-323-0544,
Division Career & College Transition Division, 916-322-2175 (phone), 916-327-7089 (fax)
Last Modified: November 13, 2019
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