Workforce Development

Illinois Community College Board Statewide Contextualized Curricula


Illinois Community College Board, Division of Adult Education & Literacy, has designed several comprehensive model contextualized curricula, which includes instructions for use, supplemental materials, lesson plans, and related resources. 

Instructional Staff

Linking adult education to workforce development in 2018–19: Early implementation of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act at the local level (NCEE 2023-001r)


This report from a national evaluation of Title II examines the extent to which local adult education providers' instructional approaches

Business Partners
Instructional Staff
Policymakers and Implementers
Researchers and Developers

Integrated Education and Training (IET)


This policy brief summarizes Integrated Education and Training (IET), which is a combination of education and job skills training that is used to transition adult learners beyond adult basic education and through a career pathway that can offer them job training and eventual gainful employment.

Policymakers and Implementers