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Oregon Adult Basic Skills Conference: ​​Going the Extra Mile 2022

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Going the Extra Mile will focus on the lengths we go to administer exceptional programs and deliver high-quality instruction. The conference's goal is to provide effective strategies, techniques, latest trends, and best practices in the field of adult basic skills and high school equivalency education. This conference will be relevant, engaging, and on the cutting edge!  Many networking and collaboration opportunities will also be provided. ​

  • Agenda (Click HERE for full agenda)
    • Monday, October 24th, and Tuesday, October 25th
    • 8:30AM - 4:00PM each day
    • Speakers
    • Meals
    • Workshops
    • Networking
  • Tracks
    • ​​GED® test education
    • ​High school students
    • Integrated Education and Training (IET)/ Career Pathways
    • ESOL
    • Data and assessment
    • Corrections
    • ABS education
    • Distance Learning & Digital Literacy
    • Advocacy, social justice, and community building
    • Program Administration
  • Tickets are now available for purchase! Click here.
  • ​Lodging is available at The Grand Hotel at a discounted rate.
    Hotel lodging is available at a discounted rate for stays October 23 - 27, 2022 while rooms are available. 
    ​The Grand Hotel at the Salem Convention Center
    • Phone Reservations:  (503) 540-7800 (reference Oregon Adult Basic Skills Conference)
    • Online Reservations (online reservations are now closed)​
  • Event Parking
  • Whova Event app. From the event app, you will have access to:
    • Going the Extra Mile conference agenda
    • Your person agenda
    • Speaker bios
    • Sponsor information
    • Salem Convention Center Map
    • Document sharing
  • COVID Protocols
  • Questions? Kasena.Dailey@HECC.Oregon.Gov ​


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