ResourcesInformation, reports, news bulletins, useful resources for program development and implementation, and links to additional resources.
California Adult Education System
WIOA Federal Grant Information
Information for grantees regarding implementation of the Workforce Investment Act, Title II Adult Education and Family Literacy Act Section 225, Section 231, and English Literacy and Civics Education Programs.
California Adult Education Program
The California Adult Education Program (CAEP) provides adult education state funding to regional consortia, county offices of education, school districts, community colleges, and joint powers authorities consisting of community colleges, school districts, or a combination of these to support the following programs:
CAEP Major Programs
- Adult Basic Education (ABE)
- Adult Secondary Education (ASE)
- English as a Second Language and English Language Civics Education (ESL; EL Civics)
- Short Term Career Technical Education (CTE)
CAEP Specialized Programs
- Adult with Disabilities (AWD)
- Adults Entering or Re-Entering the Workforce
- Adults in Training Programs to Support K12 Child Success
- Integrate Education and Training
Adults in Corrections Education Program
Information on jail education funding, education objectives (course approval system), program compliance, and assessment.
Resources to help California adult education teachers and administrators improve knowledge and skills through professional learning activities.
Professional Development Resources
Quality professional development and learning experiences designed to foster individual growth and continuous improvement for California adult education literacy providers.
These leadership projects are contractors working with the CDE Adult Education Office to provide assistance to educators and learners.
Adult Literacy Professional Development Project (CALPRO)
Fosters continuous program improvement through a comprehensive, statewide approach to high quality professional development for the full range of adult education and literacy providers.
Adult Student Assessment System (CASAS)
Provides essential tools and resources for assessment, instruction, and evaluation.
Outreach and Technical
Assistance Network (OTAN)
Designed to provide support for technology, electronic collaboration, and distance learning for adult education in California.
Provides links to resources, procedures, and regulations governing adult education programs in California.
California State Plan 2015-16 (DOC; 2MB)
California State Plan 1999-2004 (DOC)
Extended through June 30, 2015.
Workforce Investment Act, Titles
I and II Partnership
Reports and guidelines regarding the partnership between adult education and the workforce development system.
Workforce Investment Act, Title II Legislative Report 2013-14 (DOC; 2 MB)
Implementation and Impact of the Workforce Investment Act, Title II Adult Education Program Year 2013-14.
Workforce Investment Act, Title II Legislative Report 2012-13 (DOC; 2MB)
Implementation and Impact of the Workforce Investment Act, Title II Adult Education Program Year 2012–13.
California Annual Performance Report
Annual report required by the United States Department of Education from each state receiving federal Workforce Investment Act Title II funds.