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State Allocations

History of OCTAE's funding to eligible state agencies under AEFLA.

Estimated Allocation will be awarded for FY 2016 [PDF 363 KB] under the Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA), Title II of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act or 2014. These funds were made available on July 1, 2016.

Legislation

The Adult Basic Education State Grant is authorized under the Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA), Title II of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.

OCTAE Program Guidance and Policy Memoranda

  • OCTAE issued several policy memoranda and Federal Register notices to eligible states concerning implementation of WIOA, AEFLA, and other program administration issues.

Regulations

download files Assessment Regulations [PDF 4.21M] issued on January 14, 2008 specify requirements for statewide assessment policies for the NRS that must contain certain elements and be submitted to and approved by OCTAE each year. The regulations also describe how tests must be administered locally in order to accurately measure education gains. A current list of tests determined to be suitable for use in the NRS for adult education can be found on the Federal Register.



   
Last Modified: 05/06/2016