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The Maine Event: A National Conference on Positive School Climate

Iowa Department of Education Conference 2015—Kaleidoscope of Collaboration

ALAPCAE Adult Education Summer Conference

COABE Conference 2016


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The Maine Event: A National Conference on Positive School Climate!

National Conferences on Positive School Climate and Culture! Held in Portland, Maine July 7 & 8, 2015! This historic harbor of Maine will be host to CPI's innovative keynote speakers. Who should attend? Educators, School Administrators, School Policy Makers, Staff from Youth Serving Agencies. Click here to register for the conference.






















Kaleidoscope of Collaboration

This dynamic conference will include sessions on Adult Basic Education (ABE), English as a Second Language (ESL), High School Equivalency (HSE), College & Career Readiness Standards (CCRS), Technology, and the Workforce Innovations and Opportunity Act (WIOA).  This will be a great professional development experience!

Pre-Conference will be Fierce Conversations with Joel Patterson on July 15, 2015.  COABE Regional Conference will be July 16-17, 2015


Registration Now Open!

Full Conference Registration (Pre-Conference and Conference)
COABE Member: $85.00
Non-COABE Member: $125

Conference Registration (July 16-17, 2015)
COABE Member $60.00
Non-COABE Member $120.00

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COABE Regional Institutes

Thanks to generous funding provided by The Dollar General Literacy Foundation, COABE is proud to co-sponsor two regional institutes this year.


ALAPCAE Adult Education Summer Conference

Adult Education: Back to Basics:
The 2015 ALAPCAE Adult Education Summer Conference date is set! July 8-10, 2015 at The Renaissance Montgomery Hotel & Spa, at the Convention Center in Montgomery, Alabama. We have a variety of exciting and informative workshops tailored to Adult Education instructors. I think it is safe to say that everyone will gain valuable professional development. It will be a unique opportunity to socialize, network, and exchange ideas with other adult educators. The keynote speakers are always inspirational and entertaining. We hope everyone will walk away with new ideas and will be able to benefit from this great learning experience.

Read more about ALAPCAE in the December 2014 Newsletter.