Southern States Backslide in Adult Education

August 5, 2010

Despite a rhetorical and programmatic push in recent years, the 16 states that participate in the Southern Regional Education Board actually regressed in the number of young adults enrolled in adult education programs from 2005 to 2008, a report from the board shows. The report, "A Smart Move in Tough Times: How SREB States Can Strengthen Adult Learning and the Work Force," offers details on the progress (or lack thereof) that individual states and the region have made, and offers recommendations on how to improve the situation.

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