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Adult Education Conference Catalogs Collection at the California Adult Education Archives
OTAN FA 003  
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Description
The collection includes catalogs from conferences of adult education professional organizations. The collection is most complete for a twenty-four year period from 1986-2010. The majority of the catalogs are from California organizations, but some catalogs of national organizations are included. The collection is arranged in two parts, California and national, and consists of five boxes. Major organizations included are American Association for Adult and Continuing Education, American Library Association, Adult Literacy and Technology, Association of California School Administrators. Adult Education Committee, California Adult Education Administrators- Association, California Council for Adult Education, California Library Association, California Literacy (Organization), California Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages,CBAE Staff Development Project, Computer Using Educators, Commission on Adult Basic Education, Learning Disabilities Association of America, Literacy Volunteers of America, Los Angeles Unified School District. Division of Adult and Career Education, National Center for Family Literacy (U.S.), Outreach and Technical Assistance Network (California), Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, and Technology, Reading and Learning Difficulties (Organization).
Background
California adult educators have a rich history of professional networking and in-service education accomplished by state-wide and regional conferences. Many conferences are sponsored by professional organizations and others are sponsored by units of the California Department of Education and funded by a variety of state and federal sources.
Extent
Five file storage boxes
Restrictions
California Adult Education archival materials are publically funded and not subject to copyright restrictions. Publications should properly reference the Archives and the specific collection that contains the quoted materials. See Preferred Citation.
Availability
The collection is open for research by appointment. Please call the Outreach and Technical Assistance Network.