The American Association for Adult and Continuing Education
Dedicated to the belief that lifelong learning contributes to human fulfillment and positive social change, AAACE envisions a more humane world made possible by the diverse practice of our members in helping adults acquire the knowledge, skills, and values needed to lead productive and satisfying lives. Key in this aim is the development of partnerships that make us stronger as a discipline, allow us to reach more learners, and allow us to build foundations that will carry us into the future.
65th Annual AAACE Conference
November 07-11, 2016 in Albuquerque, NM
The theme of this year's conference, "Celebrating the Rich Landscape of Adult Learning encompasses the vision and mission of AAACE.
AAACE is dedicated to the belief that lifelong learning contributes to human fulfillment and positive social change. To that end, we provide leadership for the field of adult and continuing education by expanding opportunities for adult growth and development; unifying adult educators; fostering the development and dissemination of theory, research, information, and best practices; promoting identity and standards for the profession; and advocating relevant public policy and social change initiatives.