Archive for the ‘Conference’ Category

March 2018 NAE Conference Cancelled

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Unfortunately, for reasons beyond our control, we have cancelled the conference we were planning for March 2018 in Las Vegas. That’s the bad news. The good news is that we are busy planning the 2019 MPAEA conference to be held in Las Vegas.

No Cost to NAE Members to Attend the COABE 2017 Virtual Conference

Monday, September 11th, 2017

Nevada Adult Educators secured statewide enrollment for its member.


COABE will hold a fall virtual conference on Wednesday, October 25th and Thursday, October 26th. This will include 8 hour-long sessions each day, plus presenter chats and Q & A., keynote speaker, and opportunities for networking.

This conference will showcase our top national presenters and is provided by a partnership with McGraw-Hill Education.

Register at

We Are Planning a March 2018 Adult Ed Conference!

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

Nevada Adult Educators is planning to follow-up on the great conference we had in 2017 with another one-day state-wide conference this coming March 2018. The date and venue is being set as we speak, stay tuned for date and location.

Help us plan the conference stands and topics by letting us know what you want. Please take this short survey.

Nevada Adult Education Conference – March 15 – Registration Open

Monday, December 19th, 2016

The New World of Adult Education

Full Day Adult Education Conference

March 15, 2017 at the Tropicana Las Vegas

See Our Dedicated Conference Website at for full details

Call for Presenters at

$65 Early-Bird Registration!  – Register online at

Reserve your room at the Tropicana at


MPAEA 2017 Registration Now Open

Monday, November 14th, 2016

Registration is now open for the 2017 MPAEA – UACCE Adult Education Conference to be held April 12-13, 2017 in Salt Lake City, UT

Register at

More information is available at and

Save the Date MPAEA 2017

MPAEA 2017 Call for Presentations

Thursday, October 27th, 2016
Call for Presentations for MPAEA Conference hosted by UAACCE. April 11-13, 2017 at the downtown Radisson in Salt Lake City.

You are invited to submit proposal for presentation for the Mountain Plains Adults Education Association (MPAEA) Conference, hosted by Utah Association for Adult, Community, and Continuing Education (UAACCE). Join our colleagues from Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana. Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming in sharing your research, successful strategies, and contributions to successful student achievement.


Proposals for Presentations:


The MPAEA mission statement is to support and promote lifelong learning in the Mountain Plains Region (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Utah, Wyoming, and beyond). In order to achieve its mission, the association:

-Promotes and provides professional development opportunities for adult educators

-Publishes and distributes relevant information about lifelong learning.

-Supports and strengthens member associations within the states of the region.(


The mission statement for UAACCE, as the primary advocate for lifelong learning in Utah, is to meet the diverse needs of all Utahns by providing and supporting quality educational opportunities. (


The Conference Committee invites presentation that share expertise and insights to further the shared objectives of our organizations.


We welcome proposals from faculty, researchers, program administrator, materials and curriculum developers, and other professional educators with interest in such areas as cognition, reading, writing, math, English as a Second Language, learning disabilities, assessment, learning/study/motivation strategies, counseling, corrections education, computer and online instructions, partnerships, legislative issues, pathways, and student transition to future work and study.


Each session will be 60 minutes, with concurrent sessions being offered.


Conference Theme: Everyone Counts: Keys to Education, Motivation, and Success

Date: April 11-13, 2017

Where: Downtown Radisson, 215 S. Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101


Conference Cost: $300, Early Bird Special of $250 (due by March 1, 2017)


Registration opens on November 11, 2016. Go to or


Deadline for Call for Presentations: November 30, 2016

Click Here for Online Call for Presentations Form


Contact: email:, or Karen at 435-750-3165

Scholarships Available for 2016 MPAEA Conference

Monday, February 1st, 2016

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Scholarships Available to Attend the MPAEA 2016 Conference
April 26-29 – Boise Idaho

Nevada Adult Educators is offering a wonderful scholarship opportunity for its members to attend the upcoming Mountain Plains Adult Education Association’s Annual Conference, April 26-29, 2016, in Boise, Idaho.

This one-time scholarship will be used to pay the MPAEA member registration fee of $295.00.
(Members of Nevada Adult Educators are also members of MPAEA via our large group membership.)

Hurry! Applications due by April 1, 2016.

Scholarship recipients will be reimbursed for the MPAEA member registration fee of $295.00 upon receipt of completed conference report that will be due May 30, 2016.  See details below.

To apply, click here to complete the online application. Be sure to apply before the application deadline of April 1, 2016. There is a limited amount of funding, so get your application in early!
You MUST be a member of Nevada Adult Educators to apply. Click here to join if you are not already a member.
Not sure if you are a current member? Use our contact form to ask.

Nevada Adult Educators Annual dues are just $35.00 per year. Click here for dues payment options.

Scholarship Requirements

Complete and submit the scholarship application by April 1, 2016. This scholarship is being offered on a first-come first-served basis. Note: Scholarship recipients must complete a one to two page report on the conference activity, which must be submitted to the scholarship committee chair listed in your award letter by May 30, 2016. Scholarship recipients will be notified via e-mail within 10 days from the date of submission of scholarship application.

Nevada Adult Educators Attend 2015 COABE Conference

Monday, June 1st, 2015

COABE 2015

Many Nevada Adult Educators attended the 2015 COABE conference this April.

Nevada Adult Educators was proud to provide scholarships to its members.

Here are some of the conference reports from our members:

Cerise Bienvenue-Boston

Dawn Sarantakis

Glorious Fealing

Olu Akinyele

Shannon Quinn

Barbara Stephano and Linda Bogle Combined Report

Susan Weikel