Adult Education/Parenting Websites
The mission of AAACE is to provide leadership for the field of adult and continuing education by expanding opportunities for adult growth and development; unifying adult educators; fostering the development and dissemination of theory research, information, and best practices; promoting identify and standards for the profession; and advocating relevant public policy and social change initiatives (AAACE, Who We Are, 2011).
CAELA helps states build their capacity to promote English language learning and academic achievement of adults learning English (CAELA, Homepage, 2012).
The Center for Applied Linguistics is a private, nonprofit organization promoting access, equity and mutual understanding for linguistically and culturally diverse people around the world. (CAL, Homepage, 2015).
COABE provides leadership, communication, professional development, and advocacy for adult education and literacy practitioners (COABE, Homepage, 2012).
The mission of IRA is to promote reading by continuously advancing the quality of literacy instruction and research worldwide. Members promote high levels of literacy for all by improving the quality of reading instruction, disseminating research and information about reading, and encouraging the lifetime reading habit (IRA, About IRA, 2012).
LINCS is a national dissemination and professional development system, providing information on literacy research, practice, and resources (LINCS, Homepage, 2012).