Adult Education Policy Analysis, Strategic Planning, and Evaluation


The Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education (OCTAE) focuses on programs associated with adult education and literacy, career and technical education, and community colleges. Within OCTAE, the Division of Adult Education and Literacy (DAEL) directs its efforts towards managing initiatives designed to provide adults with the skills and support necessary to become productive workers, [...]

Investing in Innovation (i3) Conference


Safal is managing the annual conference for the U.S. Department of Education's Investing in Innovation (i3) grant program. Client: U.S. Department of Education Investing in Innovation (i3) program provides funding to (1) LEAs, and (2) nonprofit organizations in partnership with (a) one or more LEAs or (b) a consortium of schools. Each year, grantees meet [...]

Texas 21st CCLC Grant Monitoring


The Texas 21st Century Community Learning Center program, also known as Texas Afterschool Centers on Education (ACE), is a grant program administered by the Texas Education Agency (TEA) and funded by the U.S. Department of Education. The ACE program is one of the largest statewide afterschool programs, serving over 180,000 students across nearly 1,000 sites. [...]