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Adult High School Pilot Solicitation for Proposals - Adult Education and Literacy Services

Adult High School Pilot
Solicitation for Proposals

The Adult High School Pilot establishes an alternative method for adults, who did not graduate from high school, to earn a high school diploma and potentially earn post​ ​secondary credit or an industry-recognized certification in an environment that meet​s​ ​the needs of the adult​ learner. The pilot program, established by House Bill 1381, is effective July, 1 2017. A maximum of six pilot programs may be approved to establish an adult high school.

Authority
The Adult High School Pilot is under the authority of the Maryland State Department of Education and the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation.

Eligible Applicants
Private non-profit organizations interested in applying to become a pilot operator will need to submit a detailed proposal, including a three-year budget. Refer to the Solicitation for Proposals for the complete description of eligibility.

Funding
Public funding is not provided for the pilot.

Key Dates
Solicitation for Proposals Release: July 10, 2017
Letter of Intent Submission Due: August 1, 2017
Technical Assistance Briefing: August 8, 2017 (Details below)
Proposal Submission Deadline: October 1, 2017

Submission Requirements
Retrieve the Solicitation for Proposals to access submission requirements.

Technical Assistance Briefing

WebEx for Adult High School Pilot Solicitation for Proposal

Date: Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Time: 10:00 - 11:00 AM EST

WebEx link - msde.webex.com/meet/laura.hook
Phone number (if not calling in via your computer’s speaker/microphone): 1-855-797-9480
Access Code: 313 946 522#

Adult High School Pilot Contacts
Perketer Tucker and Laura Hook