Conference Evaluation

Thank you for attending the 2019 CCAE State Conference! We hope that you enjoyed the conference and that you found the professional development helpful to your work in adult education. Please complete the following conference evaluation. At the close of the survey, you will be able to download a copy of the Conference Certificate of Completion.

Call to Action!

We need the help of all our CCAE members…administrators, instructional and classified staff as well as students, to let our state legislators know how important it is that our “ask” of $110 million is critical to California Adult Ed. What we need now is a coordinate effort to garner the support of legislators who sit on key committees…

June 2019 Communicator

Stay up to date with what is happening with CCAE by reading the June 2019 issue of The Communicator. Learn about the Mission of CCAE, read about, Scott Beachly, our Student in the Spotlight, take the CCAE Membership Survey, take advantage of professional development opportunities sponsored by our partners CALPRO, CASAS, and OTAN.

CCAE is generously sponsored by our Corporate Gold Sponsor

CCAE Membership Survey–We Greatly Value Your Feedback!

As you know, CCAE is a membership organization; therefore, ensuring that members perceive value and benefits from their membership is of paramount importance to us as an organization. To that end, last year, CCAE adopted a new five year strategic plan. Membership is one of the key goal areas of that strategic plan. The plan calls for us to do an annual membership survey. We strongly encourage you to participate in the survey … and to help us make CCAE even stronger.

Student Spotlight—scott beachley


I wanted to take the time to share a success story of a very special Adult Education student.  His name is Scott (Zahir) Beachley and he is my son.  As the College and Career Specialist at Huntington Beach Adult School, I know first hand the struggles some of our students face in achieving their goals.  They experience many internal and external barriers and for that reason when a student reaches their desired goal the celebration is even sweeter.  My son had his share of barriers; considered Twice Exceptional, he is extremely intelligent but has battled with issues related to his ADHD/Aspergers diagnosis. Read more >

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IMPORTANT: CAEP Directory (Data Needed)

As you know, CCAE has been compiling a directory of Adult Ed providers which includes primary contacts, program areas they deliver instruction in, and total number of students served. The goal is to strengthen local sharing of best practices by creating a directory of programs that is easy to use.

You may remember that we had this before flexibility, and it was quite popular and useful. If you have not done so yet, please take a few minutes to click HERE to complete the short form for your Adult Ed school to ensure it is included in the directory.

If you need assistance, please contact to schedule an appointment with our dedicated staff who can help you or one of your lead staff complete the form in under 5 minutes.

We appreciate your help with this important work!


Steve Curiel, CCAE President


Professional Development

CCAE members can take advantage of a wide range of professional development opportunities sponsored by our partners CALPRO, CASAS, and OTAN. Learn more >

Platinum Institutional Members


The 55,000+ adult education leaders stand united in a national campaign to move learning opportunities forward for all Americans to achieve economic mobility. If you are an adult educator stand with us in this educational campaign to help funders understand the value we bring to students, workers and businesses in contributing to social mobility and economic growth. If we educate, then we elevate.  Learn more >

Social Media

Stay connected with our mission to promote adult education, provide professional development, and effect change to best serve the needs and interests of adult education in California. Below is a link to our social media platforms to join and stay connected with us for exclusive opportunities for news, updates, and helpful information. Join us >

CCAE Membership

CCAE continues to take the lead in advocacy, professional development, and communication. Stay engaged and help make a difference! Join or renew your membership today!

travel benefits from ccae

Exclusive hotel savings for CCAE members. Save up to 55% over online travel agencies and enjoy the convenience of 24/7 concierge. A great option for personal vacations, quick weekend getaways, or business related travel! CCAE members receive discounted hotel rates through HotelStorm. This benefit can be used via the CCAE website. Remember to use the CCAE access passcode: CCAEperk