About AES

Happy Women Graduating from Adult Education

Visions and Principles

Professor Teaching Adult Education

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If adults improve, everybody improves. Retired Admiral David Brewer, recent Superintendent of Los Angeles Unified School District, metaphorically describes airplane oxygen mask instructions: if you're traveling with a child, place the mask on your face first and then place the mask on your child

AES Visions

Vision: Our vision is that all consortium students will be clear about where they're going and how they're going to get there.

Our vision is that all consortium students will be equipped with soft and hard skills, portfolios that contain credible certifications, and training experiences that demonstrate industry readiness.



Guiding Principles

Best Practices will be selected from:

  • Proven Traditional practices
  • Proven Technological/Virtual practices
  • Proven Blended practices
  • Needs and demand will inform expanding/improving opportunities, options and outcomes
  • Appropriate placement and ability to benefit will guide student pathways
  • Curriculum will be tailored for each student
  • Measurements of outcomes will inform Returns on Investment (ROIs)
  • Professional development will be measured