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17
Oct

COABE National Conference 2020 Mini Grant Application

The deadline to apply is November 15, 2019. The mini grant will partially defray conference registration costs by $350 to attend the COABE 2020 National Conference. All mini grant winners must complete a conference evaluation and provide a testimonial after attending the conference. Learn More
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16
Oct

October 2019 Research to Practice

This Month’s Topic: Integrated Education and Training Our October webinar presentations focus on Integrated Education and Training. Register today for the October 21 webinar and watch a replay of the October 4 webinar. Read More
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John Legend Talent Forward 2019
10
Oct

Speakers Announced for Talent Forward

The U.S. Chamber Foundation’s annual workforce conference has been called ” one of the best, most effective events of the year connecting government, employers, nonprofits, and schools to facilitate collaboration around workforce, talent, and employability.” Learn More
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10
Oct

COABE Strategic Planning Survey

COABE is embarking on strategic planning and would like your input! Please complete our survey HERE today! Your input will help determine the future of the organization. Learn More
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07
Oct

October 2019 VIP Vendor: New Readers Press

New Readers Press is the publishing division of ProLiteracy – the world’s largest organization of adult literacy programs. For over 50 years, we have been providing educators with the instructional tools they need to teach adult students and older teens the skills for functioning in the world today. Proceeds from our product sales help support...
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30
Sep

September 2019 VIP Vendor: Aztec Software

Aztec has been in the business of improving adult and young adult lives through computerized skills remediation from its inception. With an industry-leading understanding of the way in which its student population learns using a computer, the company has expanded its product set beyond academic material and into all aspects of the transitioning worker’s retraining...
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27
Sep

SkillsUSA Career Readiness and Employability Credential Program Announced

SkillsUSA, a national partner of COABE and an innovator in educational resources for career and technical education (“CTE”) students, today announced the official launch of the SkillsUSA Career Essentials Credential. This new curriculum and credential program provides CTE students with the foundational skills, attitudes and values necessary to ensure that America has the skilled workforce it needs...
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26
Sep

Census 2020 Webinar: Preparing Your Adult Education Program, Participants, and Community

October 11, 2019, 2:00 PM Eastern time Census 2020 is critical! An undercount of your community will mean a loss of resources and representation for the next decade. Adult education programs like yours can make a difference. Read More
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11
Sep

ACTE Fellowship Applications Due Sept. 15

Applications for ACTE’s premier leadership development program are open! The Fellowship Program is a one-year commitment from Jan. 1 through Dec. 31. Applications are Due by September 15. Read Now
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