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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

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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.

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CAEP Update: Governor’s Budget & NOVA Close Out Certification for 18-19 funds
Join Veronica Parker and Neil Kelly to discuss the 2021-22 Governor’s Proposed Budget, and walk through the NOVA Close Out Certification for CAEP 2018-19 Funds. As you know, activities related to CAEP 18-19 funds ended 12/31/20. Close out certification for CAEP members is due 3/1/21. Any remaining balances revert back to the State General Fund. Come join the webinar to ask questions and see a demonstration of the close out process. Friday, February 5, 2020 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
CAEP Summit 2020 Archived Materials
Have some free time to devote to learning from CAEP practitioners? The CAEP Summit 2020 session recordings and materials can help fill your free time. Log on today to access all of the amazing content presented at the CAEP Summit 2020. Even if you did not originally register to attend the Summit, you still have access to all of the amazing sessions (recordings and materials) by logging on to the vFAIRs virtual platform using the email addressed used during registration.
CDE Racial Equity Survey
The Adult Education Office (AEO) at the California Department of Education (CDE) will launch a new statewide Racial Equity Initiative for the Adult Education System. This letter is the first step in implementing the initiative, and will assist CDE staff with planning future work, including the development of guidance documents to support the vision of the initiative. In this letter you will find a link for a brief statewide questionnaire regarding the Racial Equity Initiative. Please submit all responses by February 21, 2021.
Advancing Equity Professional Learning Series
The Advancing Equity Professional Learning Series provided thought-provoking sessions with the goal of engaging in open dialogue and presenting strategies to advance equity in adult education. The three-part series included a session on implicit bias, strategies to talk about race, and actions steps for programs and teachers addressing racial equity. Each interactive session built upon one another. Explore the recordings and materials today. Also, share with colleagues!