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South Bend Adult Education: Exceeding Milestones and Inspiring Success

South Bend Adult Education has always been a beacon of hope and opportunity for adult learners seeking to further their education and improve their lives. In the 2023-2024 program year, their commitment to excellence and their unwavering support for students have led to remarkable achievements that surpass all expectations.

Surpassing Enrollment Goals

The Department of Workforce Development set a challenging mid-year enrollment goal for South Bend Adult Education: 375 students by the end of November 2023.

Demonstrating their exceptional outreach and support, South Bend Adult Education not only met this goal but exceeded it by enrolling 425 students! This accomplishment set the stage for even greater success.

Looking ahead to their year-end enrollment goal of 625 students, the program has already far exceeded this target, enrolling an impressive 794 students as of today. This overwhelming response underscores the community's recognition of the program's value and the high demand for adult education services.

High School Equivalency Diplomas: A Significant Achievement

One of the most crucial milestones for adult learners is earning a High School Equivalency (HSE) Diploma. For the 2023-2024 program year, the goal was set at 94 students. South Bend Adult Education has once again outperformed expectations, with 116 students earning their HSE credential so far. This achievement not only highlights the dedication of the students but also the exceptional support and guidance provided by the educators and staff.

Measurable Skill Gains: Exceeding Expectations

The program's success isn't just about enrollment and diplomas; it's also about ensuring that students make measurable skill gains. The target for students achieving measurable skill gains was set to meet or exceed 69% by the end of the program year on June 30, 2024. As of today, an impressive 74.18% of students have already achieved this milestone, demonstrating the program's effectiveness in enhancing the skills and competencies of its learners.

Celebrating Success and Looking Forward

The achievements of South Bend Adult Education are a testament to the hard work and dedication of both the students and the educators who support them. Surpassing enrollment goals, exceeding HSE diploma targets, and achieving high rates of measurable skill gains all illustrate the program's commitment to fostering educational success and personal growth.

These milestones are not just numbers; they represent real people achieving real success, opening doors to better job opportunities, higher wages, and brighter futures.

South Bend Adult Education's outstanding performance is a source of inspiration for the entire community and a shining example of what can be achieved with determination, support, and a shared vision of success.

As we celebrate these remarkable achievements, we look forward to even more success stories in the future. South Bend Adult Education continues to pave the way for adult learners to realize their dreams, one milestone at a time. Here's to the continued growth and success of this exceptional program!

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South Bend Adult Education, visit their website!

This WIOA Title I-financially assisted program/activity is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. TTY users call 711

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