Data Highlights

Data Highlights

The NRS database contains accountability information about the national adult education program authorized under Title II of the Workforce Investment and Opportunities Act (WIOA). It includes data on the performance of adult education programs, financial details, and student characteristics, nationally and by state.

These NRS infographics provide an “at-a-glance” overview of key findings from the NRS data, including findings on student enrollment and demographics, teacher and provider characteristics, and a summary of student outcomes in recent years.

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Explore featured resources related to WIOA and the NRS including: state guidance, reporting, LEAP training materials, and external WIOA resources.

NRS Technical Assistance (TA) Guide

WIOA and NRS Resources

Regional Training 2019: Conquering Your Data Challenges

NRSTips: Adult Education Participants in Distance Education

NRS Reporting Tables