This training is open for new members of MACAE and for new or recently new Directors and administrators, teachers or program support staff of adult education. This professional development will review some of the major news and developments regarding adult education through the MACAE association. We will share some of the important functions of the association, ways to be engaged in professional learning communities and important features and functions of our website. We will share new strategies and research surrounding adult education and updates pertaining to the daily management and operations of programs. We will also share some of the latest information on MAERS information, instructional strategies and more. Participants will leave with a better understanding of the adult education landscape in Michigan.