American Association for Adult and Continuing Education
1827 Powers Ferry Road
Bldg 14, Suite 100
Atlanta, GA 30339 US
Phone: (678) 271-4319
Fax: (678) 229-2777
Welcome to the AAACE Website
This AAACE website is designed to provide information about AAACE and related areas in adult and continuing education, invite new members to join, and provide appropriate services to present members to facilitate their continuing professional growth. Please send any comments or suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Onsite registration will be available Monday 8 am to 5 pm, Tuesday 9 am to 5 pm, Wednesday 7 am to 5:30 pm, Thursday 8 am to 7 pm, and Friday 8 am to 11 am!
Special Event: Held in conjunction with the AAACE Conference is the 2015 International Adult and Continuing Education Hall of Fame induction. Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, the Hall of Fame honors leaders in the fields of continuing education and adult learning, and serves as a record of inspiration for the next generation of continuing education leaders. The IACE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held Wednesday evening, November 18th, followed by a reception. The ceremony and reception are open to all AAACE attendees. A special dinner and Hall of Fame presentation will be held prior to the ceremony. You may make reservations for this dinner event when you register for the conference.
To learn more about the Hall, please visit their website: http://www.halloffame.outreach.ou.edu/index.html
Click here for additional conference information, the latest updates, and to register for the conference and your hotel! Be sure to check back often!!
The 34th Annual Research-to-Practice Conference will be held November 15-17, 2015 as a pre-conference of the AAACE conference in Oklahoma City.
The theme of this year’s conference is “Accessibility and Sustainability." Adult and/or higher education practitioners, academic scholars, and students are encouraged to submit proposals for concurrent papers, roundtable sessions, or posters at the conference.
For more information on the conference please visit our website at: http://researchtopracticeconference.com/
What's Happening at AAACE
Check out our new Resources page on our website!
Keep looking for new webinar offerings! Click here for more information on our August webinar!
Updates from the Field (click here for more)
Click here for the Declaration from the IX ICAE World Assembly in Montreal, June 2015.
"Cultures of Program Planning in Adult Education: Policies, Autonomy, and Innovation"
Dates of the conference: September 28th - 29th, Monday from 11:30 am to Tuesday 13:30 pm
For the recently released publicationIn the "American Heritage" series, click on "Federal Adult Education: A Legislative History 1964-2013". This history was written by Dr. Gary Eyre, first Executive Director of AAACE.
From the Preface: "This “American heritage” history traces the roots of federal involvement in adult education in order to place federal adult education acts into historical perspective.This history is one of many education resource documents; however, it is the first resource that contains the history of adult education acts from 1964 to 13 years into the new century—2013."
The National Council for Literacy (NCL) announces the NCL 2015 Literacy Leadership Awards, which were held in Washington DC on May 14, 2015. More information (including a list of previous award winners) here: http://national-coalition-literacy.org/literacy-leadership-awards/
National Coalition for Literacy: Find out more about the newest blog and PIAAC information sheets from the National Coalition for Literacy (NCL) on their new website!
Join the AAACE-NLA listserv: The National Literacy Advocacy List sponsored by AAACE. Click here to request to subscribe.The purpose of the list is to provide subscribers with information about national issues that affect adult literacy/basic/secondary education and English for Speakers of Other Languages. http://national-coalition-literacy.org/
The IX World Assembly of the International Council for Adult Education in June 2015. . . .click here to read more, and visit the website at http://www.waam2015.org/en
From the 2014 AAACE Conference