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Welcome to the California Adult Education Program website!

This site is designed for administrators, educators, and prospective and current students. All users can find an adult school or community college in their area, learn about adult education programs and student supports, access program guidance and updates from the CAEP Office.

Access the CAEP Tools to find resources related to planning, reporting and onboarding.

Onboard Tool; Regional Planning Tool; Data Reporting Tool

Access Upcoming Trainings and Webinars
To register and access information about upcoming training and webinars. Click here

Access to Archived Webinars
Archived webinars are located on the EDUCATORS or ADMINISTRATORS (then Webinars) pages.

CAEP 508 Compliance Commitment can be found on the EDUCATORS page under resources.

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CAEP Administrators – plan and execute effectively for your region through the latest tools, resources and technical support

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Member Effectiveness Released
Please review the member effectiveness resources, including helpful infographics to assist consortia leads with evaluating CAEP deliverables for accuracy, completeness, and timely submissions. Resources will continuously be added. Be on the lookout for updates as we move start the 2021-22 program year.
WestEd’s Understanding and Using the Adult Education Pipeline (AEP) Dashboard for Continuous Improvement Train-the-Trainer Session
If you are familiar with the Adult Education ​Pipeline (AEP) Dashboard and are interested in leading your consortium, region, or a group of adult educators in better understanding the (AEP), ​this offer is for you. You are invited to fill out the brief interest form that will help you decide both your readiness and interest in this 1.5 hour train-the-trainer opportunity on the AEP.
Deadline for Annual Plan
The Annual Plan for 2021-22 is just around the corner. Mark your calendars for Aug 15 to have your plan completed in NOVA.
Time to Connect and Get Social
We like to be connected and want to connect with you! We are pleased to share we have expanded our social media presence from Twitter to include Facebook, Linkden, and Instagram. Let's get together to share news and engage. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CAEPoffice | Twitter: https://twitter.com/CAEPoffice | Instagram: @caep_office | Linkden: linkedin.com/in/caep-office-0a8856212
Nominations are Open!
CAEP TAP invites nominations of new, emerging, and promising programs operating within the California Adult Education Program field that have some measure of success and may be replicable for other CAEP agencies. Nominations are accepted during the open nomination period - April 21, 2021 – August 6, 2021. All nominations that meet the requirements will be added to the model program resource page, and the top two scoring programs will receive an exhibitor booth, and a highlight video of their program created by the SCOE Internet and Media Services team. The video will promote the program's success in addition to being showcased at the CAEP Summit.
CAEP Summit 2021 Call for Proposals Open
This year’s theme is Same Foundation, New Way Forward. Recovery. Equity. Transition. Adult Education continues to support adult learners through unprecedented change. The CAEP Summit 2021 is an opportunity for you to share and discuss innovative and effective promising practices, strategies, and other resources related to technology and distance learning, student support services, transition services, partnerships, equity and cultural responsiveness, data and accountability, and more.