Adult Basic Education; Career & Technical Education; Early Education (OCDEL) Pennsylvania Department of Education > Postsecondary & Adult > Adult Basic Ed/Family Literacy > Grants. Begin Main Content Area COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA. Keystone State. Proudly founded in as a place of tolerance and freedom. TOP SERVICES. Grants. Competitive Equipment Grants. This grant is for school districts and career and technical centers with eight (8) or more PDE-approved CTE programs. Funds are used for updating or purchasing new equipment used in the training of students. Competitive Equipment Grant Guidelines () (PDF).
The Division of Adult Education also oversees high school equivalency testing in Pennsylvania, and provides professional development for adult education and family literacy program staff, including training for volunteer tutors of adult education. Grants funding adult education and family literacy programs in Pennsylvania are managed in accordance with sound financial management policies and practices and in conformity with all state and federal financial rules and regulations. The following are .