Adult Education 

2017-19 RFP

AR Adult Education 2017-2018 RFP WIOA  - Word

Arkansas 2017-19 RFP Score Rubric - PDF

2017-18 Proposed Budget for RFP - Excel

Proposed 2017-18 Line Item Budget RFP Excel

2017-19 RFP Q&A PDF

Census Bureau and the American Community Survey

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2016-2017 Information and Forms

Administrators' Meetings 

Adult Education Programs

Adult education programs provide basic skills classes to adults with less than a high school education. Adult education in Arkansas is based on the following philosophy: 

  • All adults can learn.
  • All adults have the right to education that enhances their ability to effect positive changes in their lives.
  • All adults have the right to obtain the life skills that they need to become self- sufficient, actively participating members of society.
  • All adults have the right to complete their education through the high school level. 

Adult Basic Education and General Adult Education serve adults with less than a high school education.  More >

GED® offers adults the opportunity to earn the GED® credential.  More >

English as a Second Language (ESL) serves individuals whose native language is not English.    More >

Correctional education provides basic skills education to incarcerated individuals who lack a high school diploma.  More >

Family literacy classes serve the basic skills needs of children and their parents. More >

Workforce Alliance for Growth in the Economy (WAGE™) offers academic and job skills instruction to unemployed and underemployed Arkansans. More >


Grant Information and Applications

2016-17 Accelerating Opportunity Mini Grant Application

2016-17 Accelerating Opportunity Rubric


2016-17 Alternative Sentencing Grant Final

2016-17 Distance Education Mini Grant Application

2016-17 Managed Enrollment Mini Grant Application

2016-17 WAGE Start-up Mini Grant Application

2016-17 Workplace Education Mini Grant Application

Adult Education News and Events

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