Programs and People: 

Gail Senese, State Director of Adult Education
Maine Department of Education
23 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0023
Phone: (207) 624-6755
Fax: (207) 624-6655
TTY: (207) 624-6800



Data Systems: 

MaineSTARS – Secure Transparent AdultEd Reporting System

Followup Methods: 

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

Data Tools for Monitoring and Program Improvement: 

Desk Audits comparing submitted data to other reports submitted by the local programs.

MaineSTARS includes the capability to produce reports comparing various performance measures for various subgroups.

State Staff audits data on an ongoing basis and crosschecks against data reports that local programs are required to submit to the State. State staff also create templates and guidance on data gathering and interpretation.

Site visits and desk monitoring are conducted to ensure program compliance with state and federal rules and guidelines.

State Tools and Resources: 


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

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LEAP: NRS Training on WIOA 2016

WIOA Summary of Changes

NRS Reporting Tables