State Director of Adult Education
Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
205 Jefferson Road, P.O. Box 480
Jefferson City, MO 65102
ABE: TABE, CASAS
Using Access, Missouri built its own customized data system: Adult Computerized Enrollment System (ACES)
GED: Data Match
Employment: Data Match
Transition to Postsecondary Education or Training: Data Match
- Missouri has a Continuous Improvement Plan (CPI) for its Adult Education and Literacy Programs, outlined online.
- Based on the Missouri Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) State Plan, the state AEL office is required to conduct on-site reviews of all AEL programs at least once every 5 years. This review process includes grant/contract compliance, data, program operation, and fiscal reviews.
Missouri is one of the states that uses a performance-based funding formula for its adult education programs. Beginning in 2012, 10% of funding will be based on the prior years’ performance. These documents explain the budget process.
The documents below are available upon request from firstname.lastname@example.org.
- PDF Missouri Budget Process1.pdf
- PDF Missouri Budget Process2.pdf
Missouri Adult Education Assessment Policy
Missouri Adult Education and Literacy State Plan, revised in 2009:
As Missouri's Literacy Resource Center, LIFT provides a wide range of technical assistance to local programs and serves 500 people per month with up-to-date literacy information from national, regional, and state sources.