The El Dorado County Office of Education is pleased to offer courses for adults to meet their various educational needs. Founded in March, 2006 the program continues to expand and grow by addressing the needs in our county. The program offers classes from El Dorado Hills to Lake Tahoe. All of the courses currently offered by the El Dorado County Office of Education, Adult Education Program are free of charge and are funded by state apportionment. The Program is a consortium of the Black Oak Mine and Lake Tahoe Unified School Districts. The courses are open to any person 18 years of age or older.
Pearson VUE Test Center
El Dorado COE Pearson Vue Test Center will be hosting extended hours through Oct. 6, 2014 to help meet adult learner needs (The following excert comes straight from PVTC as reasoning).
The National Board for Professional Testing Standards (NBPTS) will be conducting field testing in September and early October and will have many of our nation’s teachers taking exams during this period. Formed in 1987, the National Board’s mission is to advance the quality of teaching and learning by:
· developing professional standards for accomplished teaching,
· creating a voluntary system to certify teachers who meet those
· integrating certified teachers into educational reform efforts.