Program Standards & Performance Indicators

Program Standards

The Maine Adult Education Standards are currently under revision. Please check back in the coming months.

Performance Indicators

Adult Education and Family Literacy Act National Reporting System Performance Indicators

Measure

National
Average

2010-11
Performance

2011-12
Target

Final 2012-
13 Target

Change from
Performance

ABE Beginning
Literacy

41%

34%

37%

37%

0%

ABE Beginning

44%

30%

43%

32%

Down 25%

ABE Low Intermediate

45%

38%

47%

40%

Down 15%

ABE High
Intermediate

38%

40%

51%

42%

 

Down 24%

ASE Low

42%

50%

56%

53%

Down 5%

ESL Beginning
Literacy

47%

30%

41%

30%

 

Down 27%

ESL Low Beginning

49%

42%

45%

42%

Down 9%

ESL High Beginning

52%

29%

42%

29%

Down 31%

ESL Low Intermediate

48%

24%

35%

24%

Down 32%

ESL High
Intermediate

42%

22%

25%

22%

 

Down 20%

ESL Advanced

24%

100%

65%

100%

Up 53%

 

 

 

 

 

 

High School Diploma/GED

60%

91%

89%

93%

Up 4%

Entered
Post-secondaryEd/ Training

56%

25%

61%

26%

 

Down 57%

Entered Employment

48%

51%

61%

54%

Down 11%

Retained Employment

62%

70%

65%

73%

Up 12%