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ABE Authorization Guidance

Adult Basic Education Authorization Training Materials and Handouts


March 2015-ABEA Evaluation of Experience Webinar (PDF) | Recording

January 2015-New Director's ABEA Training (PDF) | Recording


Portfolio Evaluators

Use this guide to understand the requirements for applicants and familiarize yourself with the course competencies and rubrics. 

If you are a portfolio evaluator and would like the "Guide for Portfolio Evaluators," please email a request to  


Evaluators & Applicants

Use these checklists to help guide you in completing your portfolio and/or equivalent coursework submissions. Directions for completing the forms listed within the checklist can be found in Section 6 of the ABEA Handbook.

ABEA Evaluation of Experience Checklists (PDF)

ABEA Evaluation of Equivalent Coursework Checklists (PDF)



 Go to: Authorization in ABE Handbook 

Policies, requirements, instructions and forms for the Authorization in Adult Basic Education are revised as needed. Please note that forms that indicate a revision date of December 2014 or later are the only forms that should be used. The Authorization in ABE Handbook is the final authority and supersedes all information in other documents, handouts, and forms.

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