State Programs

The Arkansas Career Pathways Initiative: Phase One Research Results


This report provides the findings of an evaluation of Arkansas’s Career Pathways Initiative, which provides education and training to low-income Arkansans helping them to acquire degrees and/or certificates to obtain and hold jobs in selected high-demand and high-wage industries.

Policymakers and Implementers

Certifying Adult Education Students: A Survey of State Directors of Adult Education on Certificate Programs in Use


This paper reports on survey findings on certificate programs in use by states.

Policymakers and Implementers

Achieving Adult Education Program Quality: A Review of Systematic Approaches to Program Improvement


The authors of this product provide a background of how quality efforts in adult education evolved and discuss the significance of the National Literacy Act of 1991 and the Workforce Investment Act of 1998.

Teacher Trainers
Policymakers and Implementers
Instructional Staff