Program Policy & Guidance

The federal Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA, Title II of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of 1998) establishes the framework for state-administered adult education programs.  In Indiana, adult education is administered by the Department of Workforce Development (DWD).  DWD became the effective eligible agency for adult education on April 1, 2011 (Public Law 7-2011).  Indiana Laws pertaining to adult education include the following:

DWD has developed the following policies to comply with federal and state laws and guidelines:


Additional guidance on funding and program operation is provided below

Indiana Adult Education Performance Metrics

Budget & Funding

Adult Education Monthly Recorded Webinars


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