The Pennsylvania Professional Development System (PDS) is a group of projects that work together to support adult education and family literacy agencies. The overarching goal of the Professional Development System is to impact and improve student outcomes. May 13, · Pennsylvania State University's Adult Education Programs Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) is a 4-year public school with a main campus located in University Park. Penn State Continuing Author: Martha Barksdale.
In addition, all of our programs are approved by the Department of Education of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. Adult Degree Programs. The Bureau of Postsecondary and Adult Education oversees Adult Education, College and Career Education, Veterans Education, and the Institute for Law Enforcement Education. The Bureau of School Leadership and Teacher Quality oversees Certification Services and Professional Education and Teacher Quality (Educator Preparation).
Each point shows the location of an adult education program funded by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Many programs serve multiple counties. For more information about the program, click on the red point on the map. You can also search for a location by typing in an address or town in the search field below. Adult basic and family literacy education programs funded by the Division of Adult Education provide a full range of services that support Pennsylvanians in developing basic skills that are necessary to participate fully in the education of their children, find and keep family-sustaining employment, or obtain a high school equivalency credential.