Alaska

Alaska

Programs and People: 

Amy Iutzi, State ABE Director
Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development,
Employment Security Division
P.O. Box 115509 
Juneau, AK 99811-5509
Phone: (907) 465-8714 
Fax: (907) 465-4186
amy.iutzi@alaska.gov

Assessments: 

ABE: TABE
ESL: BEST Plus; BEST Literacy

Data Systems: 

State of Alaska’s Adult Basic Education Program built its own database.

Followup Methods: 

GED: Data Match
Employment: Data Match
Transition to Postsecondary Education or Training: Data Match and Survey

Data Tools for Monitoring and Program Improvement: 
  • Many data checks are written into the Statewide ABE Database.
  • At any time programs can pull their data into Excel spreadsheets from the statewide database. They can sort the data in endless ways and use it to figure out who needs to be post-tested, who hasn't been attending, which extended site has not been getting their data in, etc.
State Tools and Resources: 

Alaska Adult Basic Education
http://www.ajcn.state.ak.us/abe/

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