Numeracy Institute

Date: January 17-18, 2013

Time: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Location: Embassy Suites – Tempe


CLAS E Test Administrator Training

Date: Friday, January 11, 2013

Time: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Location: Pima Community College – El Rio Learning Center
1390 West Speedway, Tucson (Sun Room)


Click here for Online Registration 

AE Tech Plan Survey Due

AES-funded Adult Education Providers must complete the Technology Plan Review & Update Report (submitted via survey) by Dec. 31, 2012.

Questions? Contact


2012 AZ TESOL Conference is Oct. 6th in Phoenix

2012 AZ TESOL Conference

Saturday, October 6th at 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Grand Canyon University
3300 West Camelback Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85017

2012 AZ TESOL Conference Flyer

Prop 300 Semiannual Report to the Legislature

Prop 300 Semiannual Report:
June 2012


Click here for Information about Arizona Adult Education Implementation of A.R.S. 15-232 (Prop 300)

Adult Education Classes

Click below for class information by county:

Adult Basic Education (ABE) For people 16 and older who need to improve their basic reading, writing, and mathematical skills.

GED Preparation and Adult Secondary Education (ASE) Classes For people 16 and older who want to prepare for the GED Test, and/or prepare to enter college or the workforce.

English Language Acquisition for Adults (ELAA) and Civics Classes For people 16 and older who want to improve their English language speaking, listening, reading and writing skills.

ADE Phone Difficulties

Use to reach Adult Education & GED Testing by email.

Arizona Department of Education phone systems are currently experiencing intermittent technical difficulties that may prevent callers from reaching our customer service call centers.

We greatly apologize for any inconvenience that these issues with our phone systems may have caused you. If you have tried to reach Adult Education & GED Testing by phone and have been unable to do so please email us at:

ADE will be working with ADOA to resolve the issue and will hopefully have full service restored as quickly as possible. Thank you for your patience.

PY2010-2011 Adult Education Data by County

Adult Education information and data for Program Year 2010-2011 is available by county.

County Information

We apologize for the technical difficulties that we have been experiencing with our phones. It is an ongoing issue with all Arizona state department call centers. Arizona’s Department of Administration is working diligently to resolve the issue as soon as possible. In the meantime, please contact us at so that we can provide high quality customer service to you.

Thank you for your patience!

– Arizona Department of Education Team

2012 Arizona Adult Literacy Week Panel of Judges

We are pleased to announce the Panel of Judges for the 2012 Arizona Adult Literacy Week contest. The judges will review all entries submitted by Arizona’s adult learners to determine awards and special recognition.

The Adult Literacy Week Awards Ceremony will be held on Thursday, February 16, 2012, 10:30 AM – 12:00 noon at the Carnegie Center in downtown Phoenix. For more information contact Jeannie LaVelle at (602) 364-2709.