Whether your interest is in GED (General Education Development), CDP (Credit Diploma Program), or NEDP (National External Diploma Program) our goal is to help you achieve your potential and to help open the doors to your future. In order to support better quality of life for individuals and communities and prepare adults for achieving industry recognized credentials and college certificates, we provide high quality instruction and targeted student support services that are aligned with learner goals and available at times and places accessible to adults with jobs and families.
Input was solicited and incorporated from other adult education partners and stakeholders. In our program, students from diverse backgrounds and careers can come together to enhance their understanding of the unique needs of today’s adult learners and how they learn best. The mission of the UW-Platteville MSE program in Adult Education is to provide high quality, accessible graduate education to students seeking to serve adults in educational and human service settings. The John M. Garth Adult Education Center is located in downtown Urbana within two blocks of the Courthouse MTD Bus Stop Call 384-3530 for an appointment to register. Develop strategies for conducting formative and summative evaluation of program elements. Active participation is especially important to adult learners in comparison to children.
In addition, Penn State offers an online Postbaccalaureate Certificate in Distance Education and a Postbaccalaureate Certificate in Adult Basic Education (ABE) All of the credits you earn in these certificate programs may be applied toward the requirements for the Master’s Degree in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education, upon your acceptance into that program.
Each year our adult education classes help thousands of learners to achieve their goals and ambitions, and we are here to help you too. Elective courses could include those chosen from the online University Calendar which contains courses such as CNPS (Counselling Psychology) 363, 364, 365, 433 and EPSE (Education Psychology and Special Education) 303. The Kansas Board of Regents has compiled this list of sites for you to find the program best suited for your needs. Adult Basic Education (ABE) — For adults, 16 years or older, who did not graduate from high school and who want to improve their basic skills. Develop skills in reading, math, writing, social studies, and science so they can help children with their homework, be active in community affairs, and get better jobs. Call us at 860-695-5840,or visit your local GED® testing center at Adult Education Center, 110 Washington Street.
Community-based adult education with particular emphasis on the application of knowledge of the social, economic, cultural and political environment in developing and conducting adult education programs with an for individuals and groups. The Office of Adult and Continuing Education Teacher Talk newsletter highlights teachers and their best practices, successes and celebrates our teachers and students. The General Education Development (GED) and HiSET are nationally recognized high school equivalency diplomas. Our English as a Second Language (ESL) program is designed to support students at varying levels of learning English, instilling a greater sense of confidence. Adult Education faculty are instrumental in developing and sharing best practices for teaching adult learners.