The Coalition on Adult Basic Education, COABE, is a nation wide organization made up of over 20,000 educators, administrators, mentors, etc. who work to improve educatonal opportunities for all persons. By promoting education and literacy programs, providing leadership unifying the profession, and sponsoring professional develtopment; COABE inspires educators so adults succeed and communities thrive.
Educate & Elevate: An Investment in America's Future is an educational advocacy campaign that exists to help policy maker understand the value of Adult Education and the impact it cam have in communities. One large tool that any Adult Education supporter can use is the Campaign Outreach Toolkit. It is simply a collection of resources that make taking action simplified. This helpful site contains materials such as one-page fact sheets, campaign videos, and even Legislator letter, email, or postcard templates.
If we educate, then we elevate!
(Click the link to watch a short video that COABE has created for the Educate and Elevate campain that gives research based information about Adult Education.)