125.  ADULT EDUCATION - Pg.

125.  ADULT EDUCATION

1.        Purpose

The Board recognizes the value of educational growth and advancement to adult members of the community and the need of both adults and minors for educational programs.

2.        Authority

        SC 502, 1901,                 1906

The Board may establish and maintain a program of adult education based upon the needs and interests of the residents, consistent with the educational goals and policies of the District.

        SC 1903, 1923

The Board may employ staff, utilize available facilities, supply instructional and supplementary materials and provide administrative leadership required to maintain the adult education program. The Board shall establish the tuition rate for each course offered in the adult education program.

3.        Guidelines

Admission to an adult education program shall be open to:

  1. All adult residents of this District.

  1. Adult residents of other Districts who apply and whose admittance will not deprive admittance to a District resident.

4.        Delegation of         Responsibility

The Superintendent or designee shall:

  1. Utilize appropriate staff members.

  1. Assess the needs and resources of the community.

  1. Develop a program of adult education and present that program to the Board for approval.

School Code

502, 1901, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906,

1923

  1. Develop and implement means to inform the public of adult education offerings.

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