OVAE: Office of Vocational and Adult Education
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Legislation Related to Adult Education and Literacy and Career and Technical Education

Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 2006:
Read the law as well as guidance and program memoranda regarding its implementation.

Adult Education and Family Literacy Act, Title II of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998:
Read the law and analysis of it, as well as guidance and policy memoranda regarding its implementation.

This program provides grants to states to fund local programs of adult education and literacy services, including workplace literacy services, family literacy services, and English literacy and civics education programs. Participation in these programs is limited to adults and out-of-school youths aged 16 and older.

Reauthorization of Legislation:
The Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education is gathering information from key constituencies related to the reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act and the Adult Education Family Literacy Act, which are both scheduled for reauthorization.

No Child Left Behind Act of 2001:
The latest about education legislation and action pertaining to "No Child Left Behind."

Other Links:
Find information about related legislation, Thomas and the Code of Federal Regulations.

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Last Modified: 06/18/2014