Initiatives and Resources


Funding Opportunity

NOTICE: The funding opportunity has been suspended until January 2021. We are not currently accepting applications.

The Federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) of 2014 requires that states solicit applicants to compete for Adult Education and Literacy funds (AEL). Below are the documents related to the 2020 competition for the July 1, 2020-June 30, 2022 grant period.

The application materials are below:

Contact Robin Castle at with any questions about the funding opportunity.

An applicant workshop was held on February 28, 2020 to present key information and address questions from participants. The PowerPoint presentation from this workshop can be found below:

Policies and manuals:

Other resources:

COVID-19 Guidance

Please visit COVID-19 Guidance for Vermont Schools for a complete list of AOE guidance related to COVID-19.


Email Robin Castle, State Director of Adult Education & Literacy,  or call (802) 828-0508.

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Vermont Agency of Education
Secretary Daniel M. French
1 National Life Drive, Davis 5
Montpelier, VT 05620-2501

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