ABE Foundations Training - Held as a pre-conference workshop at the annual ABE Summer Institute Conference

Are you new to Adult Basic Education (ABE)?  Do you want to explore questions and ideas with colleagues from around the state?  Wondering where you fit in the big picture of ABE?

This pre-conference workshop will provide an overview of Adult Basic Education in Minnesota for administrators and instructors who are new to the field or would like a review of the basics.  We'll cover a variety of topics, including:  ABE students and their goals; the ABE delivery system; funding; ABE content standards; adult secondary credentials; policy and accountability expectations; and professional development.  

You will have the opportunity to ask your questions, meet ABE professionals from around the state, participate in roundtable discussions, and learn about additional professional development options.  Participants will receive a binder of ABE resources.  All staff new to ABE are encouraged to attend this session!