National Policy and Legislation

Because adult education collaborates with and supports a number of other social policy arenas (e.g., social services, higher education, Head Start, Even Start, correctional education, ESEA,) policy and legislative language regarding each of the partners influence adult education resources and capabilities.  Keeping the membership informed of current language and propose changes in a primary function of NAEPDC.

The National Council of State Directors of Adult Education (NCSDAE) represents an influential voice on Capitol Hill regarding national policy and legislative issues related to adult education and literacy.