Meaningful Learning, Credentials, and Work for Every Adult.
The Council for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL) links learning and work. CAEL is a nonprofit that works at all levels within the higher education, public, and private sectors to make it easier for people to get the education and training they need.
News & Events
NEXT CAEL EVENT
October 23, 2015 at 12:00 AM
Many institutions are working to increase student use of PLA and to help students achieve their educational goals. By relying on information about their academic programs and strategic goals, institutions can position PLA to have maximum impact on the student and the institution.
September 22, 2015
September 16, 2015
Chief Learning Officer
August 20, 2015
Chief Learning Officer Magazine
August 18, 2015
August 08, 2015
June 23, 2015
Credentialing – it’s among this year’s most important topics in adult education. We’re so excited to have been invited to participate in the launch of a national dialogue on the subject.
May 28, 2015
“Engagement.” It’s quite a buzzword when it comes to employees these days. But what does it really mean?
April 24, 2015
On April 24th, the White House hosted a national summit to address the critical need to upskill America’s workforce.
March 23, 2015
If employee retention isn’t on your mind today, it should be. Now that the economy has bounced back, businesses are hiring and employees are ready and willing to seek new opportunities.
Research & Publications
Our Success Stories
Read about CAEL’s online service, LearningCounts.org, to help people earn college credit for what they already know.
The site offers a prior learning credit predictor to help students determine how much college credit they could earn.
Students can also talk to a Credit Specialist, take a course in portfolio assessment, and assemble their portfolio - all online.