Tag Archives: Budget

CCAE: Adult Ed Block Grant Package Signed by the Governor

From CCAE – California Council for Adult Education – Legislative Analyst Dawn Koepke:   Adult Ed Block Grant Package Signed by the Governor   Today we breathe a sigh of relief that the future of adult education, particularly with regard to adult schools, will be much brighter and more stable going forward.  The Legislature took the Governor’s May Revise budget ...

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Save Your Adult School Blogpost: Call Your Legislators Now!

From Kristen Pursley’s Save Your Adult School Blog:   Call Your Legislators Now!   by kpursley Please call or email your state legislators today to request that they support stable, dedicated funding for adult schools with a strong Maintenance of Effort requirement to protect current adult school capacity. Governor Brown�s May Revise of the budget includes stable funding for adult schools.  However, ...

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Keep the Good News Good

The May Revise is generally good news for Adult Schools.  You can read CCAE‘s assessment of it here.   However…   Our old frenemies, the Community College system, would like to change some of that good news so that it is “good-er” for them and not us.   See:  Community Colleges Board of Governor’s Meeting   Go to 58:35 to 1:00:55 ...

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CCAE: Good News – and – Call to Action

From CCAE’s Legislative Analyst, Dawn Koepke, good news about the May Revise of the Budget –      along with a call to action (highlighted): May Revise – Stability,  Certainty,  Identity….Progress   Words cannot describe the significant progress we have made together over the last four budget cycles.  Really.  When I began working with CCAE and CAEAA we were facing utter elimination and ...

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LAO Analysis of the May Revise for Adult Ed Budget

The LAO is the Joe Friday of Government.  It is the job of the LAO – the Legislative Analyst Office – to analyze things and then provide “just the facts” and yes, some recommendations, too. So here they are the May Revise of the Budget for Adult Ed.  May 18, 2015 LAO     Various Improvements in May Revision Proposal Improvements ...

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AB86 Webinar on the May Revise

The AB86 Webinar on Friday, May 15th was on the May Revise.You can listen to it here: May 15, 2015DOF on Trailer Bill Language and Adult Education Expenditure Reporting Survey for Fiscal Year 2012-13 – Download the Presentation: PDF | PPTX – Listen to the Recording

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Adult Ed Trailer Bill

The money section  – beginning on page 9 – is highlighted in yellow.THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: SECTION 1. Article 9 (commencing with Section 84900) is added to Chapter 5 of Part 50 of Division 7 of Title 3 of the Education Code, to read: Article 9. Adult Education Block Grant Program 84900. The Adult Education ...

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Governor Brown’s May 2015 Budget Revise

Here it is –  Governor Brown’s May 2015 Budget ReviseClick here for Department of Finance California Budget Page – full details of the budget are comingNote:  Friday, May 15th, at 12 noon,  the AB86 Webinar will be on the Adult Ed budget with representatives form the Department of Finance. Adult Education The May Revision maintains $500 million Proposition 98 General Fund ...

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Short List of Growing Support for Parent Education and Older Adults

State Funding for Older Adults and Parent Education Adult Education will end in July of this year. All along, many folks have thought these programs were valuable.  They simply didn’t think there was enough money to pay for them, coming out of Great Meltdown of Wall Street, Main Street, and Adult Education. Others, like the folks at the LAO (Legislative ...

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