Professional Development

Ongoing professional growth ensures that educators have the knowledge and skills they need to meet the increasing demands of their profession. Maine Adult Education provides support and comprehensive, sustained trainings to local adult education programs to improve teacher and administrator effectiveness and result in raising student achievement. The choice of specific content topics is guided by the direction of programs; State, federal and local data; and the initiatives and directives of State and federal funding agencies.

  • Continuing Education Hours. Recertification procedures for adult education practitioners.
  • Professional Development Plans. All adult education programs receiving State and federal funding are required to submit annual professional development plans.
  • Professional Development Portal. Find, register for and track professional development workshops and other learning oppurtunities. Educators can easily locate available offerings, manage online transcripts and access online courses.