Tag Archives: COABE

Call from Educate and Elevate Campaign for Adult Ed Success Stories (Deadline May 30)

  Adult Education National Campaign Tell Your Story – Get Your Organization Recognized   Our Collective Campaign   Our 55,000+ adult education leaders stand united in a national campaign called Educate & Elevate to inform policy makers and our community about how we move learning opportunities forward for all Americans to achieve economic mobility. If we educate, then we elevate— ...

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COABE Legislative Update – the Federal Perspective

COABE is the Coalition on Adult Basic Education.  Their April Legislative Update provides a good overview of the situation from the federal perspective.  Reminder:  California Adult Ed is mostly – but not entirely – funded through the state.  Federal funding matters, too, and we should keep a close eye on what is happening on the federal level where Public Education ...

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COABE’s Open Letter to President Trump

From COABE – Commission on Adult Basic Education January 20, 2017 White House 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW Washington, DC 20500 Dear President Trump: The Coalition on Adult Basic Education (COABE) congratulates you on your inauguration as our nation�s forty fifth president! As a national organization with more than 20,000 members who are committed to strengthening Adult Education we look forward ...

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COABE Report from Washington – February 9, 2017

COABE is the Coalition on Adult Basic Education. Here is their 2/9/17 Report from DC: Government Relations Report:  February Washington is trying to acclimate to the Trump Administration. The president is acting through a spate of executive orders. The Senate is slowly making its way through confirmation hearings and discussing how to consider the president’s nominee for the Supreme Court. ...

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