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President-Elect's Message–It is with grateful heart and my sincerest pleasure to serve as President-Elect of COABE, the premier organization for adult educators.  Read more...

COABE Professional Development WebinarsCOABE is pleased to offer a series of professional development webinars. Register today!

National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week will be celebrated September 21-26, 2015. Learn more...

The ABC's of Investing in Adult Education, in 140 Characters or Less by Dr. Tom Stitch #AEFLWeek. Get the full list here

Public Policy Advocacy Update–Please see COABE’s adult education public policy advocacy activities. Learn more... 

Welcome Back KAEA, our Kansas Large Group Member!  Click here for a complete list of our large group members. 

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act–What do adult educators need to know? Learn more...

COABE VideosCOABE has released the first in a series of videos about the organization and our work in the field of adult education. Watch Our Video...

COABE is an Amazon Smile Partner. Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice.  Learn more...  

Adult Educator's ResourceAn online collection of presentations, lesson plans, and much more. Click here to access the resources.

Submit a Manuscript by September 1, 2015, and if it is selected to be published, your registration to COABE 2016 in Dallas, TX is on us! Learn more...

COABE/TALAE Conference 2016Collaborate with your colleagues from around the country in the Lone Star State! Learn more...


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