Mission and By Laws


The Maine Adult Education Association is a professional organization that advocates for adult education locally, statewide, and nationally and supports its members in order to meet the educational needs of Maine’s adults.

We do this by:

  • Advocacy for continuing educational opportunities for Maine adults in the 21st century.
  • Promotion of and encouragement for professional development among adult educators, including a statewide conference.
  • Advocacy for the development and improvement of the quality of adult and community education in Maine.
  • Fostering communication and networking among members.
  • Providing a program of activity with local, state and national policymakers necessary to achieve the purposes of the organization.

Adopted  10/21/05