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Quick Data Totals


Program Year Totals 2010

Number Enrolled 8,673
Attendance Hours 795,060
Completed Level 3,837
Completed a Level and Advance One or More Levels 1,007
Number Separated Before Completion 3,831
Remaining within Level 1,005
Percentage Completing Level 44%

Source:Office of Vocational and Adult Education. (2012, March) National Reporting System: Statistical Section, Nevada. Retrieved from OVAE Website: http://wdcrobcolp01.ed.gov/CFAPPS/ OVAE/NRS/tables/view.cfm?state=IL&year=2009&tableID=4


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Did You Know ...?

…Great Basin College in Elko, Nevada has one of the largest adult education service areas in the United States, covering 63,570 square miles.


State NRS Structure


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 Assessments
  • ABE: CASAS; TABE 9/10; Wonderlic GAIN
  • ESL: CASAS; TABE CLAS-E
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 Data Systems
  • LiteracyPro System’s LACES data management software
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 Followup Methods
  • GED: Data Match
  • Employment: Data Match and Survey
  • Transition to Postsecondary Education or Training: Data Match and Survey
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 Data Tools for Monitoring and Program Improvement
  • Nevada uses on-site technical assistance visits, on-site program monitoring visits, telephone and e-mail technical assistance, networking meetings, and local and regional trainings on data issues to ensure local programs comply with state and NRS guidelines. The state reviews local program data to identify problems and provide technical assistance.
  • Nevada provides guidance and instruction on state data collection procedures to local programs. The LACES software has quality control edit checks that identify correct and incorrect assessments. The state provides local programs with test administration manuals, technical manuals, state guideline, and training. State trainers provide training on procedures for proper assessment for placement and progress. The state and local programs use LACES reports for placement, learning gains, accountability, and core performance measures.

State Tools and Resources

Nevada Department of Education, Office of Career, Technical and Adult Education
http://cteae.nv.gov/

Nevada Adult Education Website
http://www.nevadaadulteducation.org/


Programs and People

Brad Deeds, Adult Education Coordinator
Office of Career, Technical and Adult Education
Nevada Department of Education
755 North Roop Street, Ste. 201
Carson City, NV 89701
(775) 687-7289
bdeeds@doe.nv.gov

Ken Zutter, Business Process Analyst
Office of Career, Technical and Adult Education
Nevada Department of Education
755 North Roop Street, Ste. 201
Carson City, NV 89701
(775) 687-7291
bdeeds@doe.nv.gov


The National Reporting System for Adult Education (NRS) is administered by the Division of Adult Education and Literacy in the Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education at the U.S. Department of Education.