Tennessee’s Adult Education program consistently strives to be an exemplary model. This section discusses issues of a programmatic nature.
To ensure reliable student assessment, Tennessee’s Adult Education Department is required to provide an assessment policy. Adult Education is also charged with monitoring the local providers’ assessment practices and results.
The Adult Education Assessment policy follows NRS Implementation Guidelines and oversees local implementation of the state assessment policy.
Assessment data is an important source of information for monitoring student progress, tracking student achievement, improving program practices, and meeting program accountability requirements.