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 HERE for class information by county:

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

High School Equivalency (HSE) Preparation and Adult Secondary Education (ASE) Classes For learners 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 learners 16 and older who want to improve their English language speaking, listening, reading and writing skills.

Distance Learning (DL) Classes for learners 16 years of age and older who are separated by geography or time from the instructor. Class materials are delivered through online technology, software, and various media.

ADE Phone Difficulties

Use [email protected] 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: [email protected]

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 [email protected] 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.

AZ Adult Education Ranks 4th in Nation!

Arizona Adult Education ranks 4th in the nation in Educational Gains for the second year in a row, with 61% of Arizona’s adult learners achieving an Educational Gain in PY2010-2011. An Educational Gain represents a 2.5 academic grade level increase as measured by pre-/post- standardized assessments. The national average for adult learner Educational Gains was 42%. Data provided by the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Vocational and Adult Education (OVAE).

Program Year 2010-2011 Performance Outcomes

AES-Sponsored Adult Education Provider Information

Click here for Adult Education Director List (by County)

Click here for Adult Education Class information

Click on the link for TESTING Information or TRANSCRIPT Information

2012 AZ Adult Literacy Week is ONLINE!

The annual Adult Learner Contest Guidelines and Entry Form are now available online! Click here: 2012 Arizona Adult Literacy Week Website

If you have any questions contact Jeannie LaVelle at [email protected] or (602) 364-2709.