About AES

Happy Women Graduating from Adult Education

Visions and Principles

Professor Teaching Adult Education

AES Guiding Image

Retired Admiral David Brewer, former Superintendent of Los Angeles Unified School District, metaphorically describes airplane oxygen mask instructions: if you're traveling with a child, place the mask on your face first and then place the mask on your child.

AES Visions

All consortium students will be clear about where they're going and how they're going to get there.

All consortium students will be equipped with soft and hard skills, portfolios that contain credible certifications, and training experiences that demonstrate industry readiness.

Guiding Principles

  • Use proven technological/virtual practices
  • Industry needs and demand will inform expanding/improving opportunities, options, and outcomes
  • Appropriate placement and ability to benefit will guide student pathways
  • Curriculum will be tailored for each student
  • Measurements of outcomes will inform Returns on Investment (ROIs)
  • Professional development will be measured