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To students of Adult Basic Education – “What’s happening with the proposal to eliminate funding for Adult Education in Arizona?”

March 18, 2010 by admin  
Filed under Arizona Adult Education, Articles, Featured

Tweet 1) In January the Arizona Governor Jan Brewer proposed elimination of state money for adult education and family literacy. 2) Students, staff and community supporters around the state have responded by sending thousands of letters, emails, and calls, holding two major rallies, and getting press coverage. 3) The Legislature completed their budget for Arizona. [...]

Northland Pioneer College lobbies to keep GED funding

March 5, 2010 by admin  
Filed under Arizona Adult Education, Articles, Featured

Tweet Did you drop out of high school and not return for a diploma? The chances of correcting that oversight may soon be much more difficult and far more costly. Budget cuts proposed by Arizona Governor Jan Brewer will eliminate funding for the free instruction that helps those trying to earn General Equivalency Diplomas (GEDs). [...]

SAVE THE GED & ADULT EDUCATION IN ARIZONA!

January 31, 2010 by admin  
Filed under Arizona Adult Education, Featured

Tweet Governor Jan Brewer has recommended complete elimination of state adult education funding effective retroactively to January 1, 2010. Her proposal will effectively end all future adult education state programs in Arizona. State-funded adult education programs serve thousands of students each year who are trying to improve their skills, learn English, and earn GED diplomas. [...]