Kentucky: Council on Postsecondary Education

July 31, 2008 Agenda

Kentucky Adult Learner Initiative

Working Group on Financial Aid for Adult Learners

Meeting Agenda

Thursday, July 31, 2008

10:00am to 4:00pm

Paul Bordon Conference Room, KHEAA

Welcome and Introductions

  • Project Background
  • Review of the Charge to the Working Group
  • Review of Timeline and Objectives

The Adult Learner: Financial Assistance and Barriers

  • The Adult Learner, What We Know
  • Financial Aid Basics & Definitions

Overview of the Environment for Adult Learners in Kentucky

  • Financial Aid Programs Available To Adults
  • Baseline Data

Group Reaction and Interaction

  • Defining the Issues

Break and Working Lunch

Examples of ‘Developing and Promising Practices’

  • State-level Examples
  • Institutional-level Examples

Group Reaction and Interaction

  • What are our existing assets?
  • What are examples of successes and challenges in Kentucky?
  • What more do we need to know (data /information needs)?
  • What is our focus?

Next Steps: Timelines and Work Plans


Last Updated 12/2/2008