Here is the story of one volunteer, describing how her own history inspired her to work with adult learners.
Several individuals and organizations have received awards for outstanding work in ABE. Recipients, honored during the 2016 Summer Institute in St. Cloud this August, included:
The conference this year was highly successful. There were a total of 530 registrations for the August 17-19 conference in St. Cloud - 342 were for the full conference, with 417 people attending Wednesday, 474 on Thursday, and 376 Friday, with 305 people attending the annual awards banquet Thursday night. There were 21 vendors, and 27 posters for the packed sessions. Thanks to the very hard working Summer Institute Committee and all who worked to create this conference!