Adult education, distinct from child education, is a practice in which adults engage in systematic and sustained self-educating activities in order to gain new forms of knowledge, skills, attitudes, or values. It can mean any form of learning adults engage in beyond traditional schooling, encompassing basic literacy to personal fulfillment as a lifelong learner.
Adult Student Information System & Technical Support - Web-based data management system used by New York State, fully supporting National Reporting System requirements and the specialized needs of the New York State Department of Education.
Aug 31, · With so many adults returning to the classroom, the term "adult education" has taken on new meanings. Adult education, in the broadest sense, is any form of learning adults engage in beyond traditional schooling that ends in their 20s. In the narrowest sense, adult education is about literacy—adults learning to read the most basic materials.
ADULT EDUCATION STUDENTS EARN DIPLOMAS, CITIZENSHIP AND MORE AT GRADUATION. On June 13, Sunrise Tech Center-- San Juan Unified School District’s school for adults-- celebrated the accomplishments of 37 high school graduates, 58 G.E.D. recipients, 33 clinical medical assistants and 10 newly naturalized United States citizens.
The National Reporting System (NRS) for Adult Education and Literacy is a performance and financial reporting system designed to collect aggregate statewide data from formula grantees on an annual basis. It reflects the requirements of the Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA), Title II of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.