COABE Conference 2017

Collaborate with your Colleagues from around the Country in the Sunshine State

Enjoy food, shopping, and world class rides in any of the four Disney World Parks!

Experience the Spanish Colonial southwest at the accommodations in Coronado Springs Resort, including the dig site pool with a Mayan pyramid, water slide, and 22 person hot tub!

Learn about new best practices and receive targeted training from national level speakers. Twelve strandscomprised of more than 350 breakout sessionswill be offered, providing valuable, state-of-the-art training that you will be able to bring back to your adult ed program!

Join more than 2,000 conferees and enjoy numerous networking opportunities with your peers in adult education and around the country.



Conference Strands

  • Family Literacy
  • Financial Literacy
  • GED/Post Secondary
  • Learning Difficulties/Disabilities
  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Professional Development
  • Public Policy/Advocacy
  • Technology
  • Testing Preparation
  • Transitions/Pathways
  • Adult Basic Education
  • Administration
  • Career and Technical Education
  • Community Based Organization
  • Community Ed
  • Competency Based
  • Continuing Higher Education
  • Corrections
  • Digital Literacy
  • Distance Education
  • ESL/ELL


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