Purpose of Education: Workforce or Learning?

Since its inception, many have argued to get rid of the U.S. Department of Education. In Texas, m

Many community educators remember when Adult Ed was pulled between the Texas Education Agency and Workforce Development. The same battle is happening at the federal level, with the announcement last week proposing to merge the Department of Education with the Department of Labor.

Where does Lifelong Learning belong?

This article in Education Week explores the question: http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/edtechresearcher/2018/06/the_purpose_of_education_workforce_development_or_lifelong_learning.html