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Technology and Distance Learning Plan Program Year 2016–17 : California Department of Education Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, Title II: Adult Education and Family Literacy Act

Posted on 09/19/2016

The Technology and Distance Learning Plan is now open External link opens in new window or tab for submissions. This Technology and Distance Learning Plan is one of the Program and Accountability requirements External link opens in new window or tab for all California agencies approved for funding in 2016-2017 for the grant under the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, Title II: Adult Education and Family Literacy Act, Sections 201–243 of Public Law 113–128.

The California Department of Education’s (CDE) Adult Education Office contracts with the Outreach and Technical Assistance Network (OTAN) to provide technical assistance and collect this information and data.

In addition to the online planning tool, Teacher Skills Self-assessment External link opens in new window or tab and Learner Computer Survey External link opens in new window or tab are both required in numbers not lower than 25% of overall ABE, ASE and ESL teaching staff and not lower than 10% of overall ABE, ASE and ESL learner population.

Implementation guide External link opens in new window or tab is available for agencies ready to start working on the plan. Before completing the online form agencies are encouraged to contact OTAN for individual technical help and guidance.

The deadline for receiving online submission of the new Technology and Distance Learning Plan is midnight, January 31, 2017.