Adult education basically consists of self-enrichment, adult literacy, remedial education, and GED instructors. CCSF since the 1970s when adult schools merged with the college to form the non credit program, has done an excellent job in ESL, GED, VESL and so on, to serve immigrants, post high school youth, and others. Table 3 above shows the results of the t-test for significant difference of null hypothesis of mean ratings of male and female adult education administrators in Enugu State on the adult education strategies employed in the reduction of poverty in the state.
A PC were so new, many people who had been working white-collar jobs for ten years or more eventually took such training courses, either at their own whim (to gain computer skills and thus earn higher pay) or at the behest of their managers. The next years are going to be challenging – pressure to cut federal funding will grow, while demand for Adult Education services is likely to increase. Part-time study is usually not free for students in the field of higher education.
This is similar to Mayesky’s (2006) observation that computers, along with developmentally appropriate software, inexpensive cameras, digital cameras, videos, age-appropriate video games, interactive CDs, digital videodiscs, (DVDs), and cassette tape recorders, can make a unique contribution to the education of young children. They are not only deprived of school or college education but also deprived of pre-primary education.
Staff, students, and community members are using paper plates to deliver the message that Adult Ed needs a seat at the table when the funds are handed out. Adult Education provides detailed information on Adult Education, Adult Education Schools, Adult Continuing Education, Adult Education Online and more. At San Mateo Adult School, where I work, students are creating their own survey to find out what students want and need in an Adult School.
He said one way to deal with these challenges, in rebuilding Adult Education, could be through regional distribution of funds, where income level, high school graduation rates, and other factors are fed into the distribution calculation. And it would make it harder or impossible for some students to access it. Keep Adult Ed as it is – but give it a stable budget (a designated funding stream). Of course… EVERYONE in the State House could work TOGETHER to find a way to fund, support and improve public education. I’ve heard from many of my colleagues in the Assembly and from many constituents that the governor’s proposal is going to be devastating to adult ed,” she said.