Call for Presenters

LAPCAE 2016 will soon be upon us, and we want you to help make it a success!

This year we will be offering two different session types and lengths for you to showcase your skills and ideas. And to encourage our membership to submit their brilliance, we are incentivizing multiple presentations! Any applicants who are approved to present over 1 hour of material for the 2016 LAPCAE conference will have his/her/their conference registration fee waived, or reimbursed if prior payment has been made.

The submission form can be found here:

Submit soon; the deadline is June 25th!

Our Mission

The Louisiana Association for Public, Community and Adult Education (LAPCAE) promotes parish and state educational opportunities for all persons who are directly or indirectly related to the education of adult learners. The association

  • provides leadership in advancing the community, technical, basic and remedial education of adults by unifying the profession, providing professional development opportunities, funding educational research, communicating relevant legislation news to educators, providing scholarships to adult learners, and recognizing top state educators;
  • promotes adult literacy, basic education, HiSET preparation programs, community education, technical education, special education, English as a second language (ESL), and other programs which assist adults to function and advance in society,
  • sponsors and conducts an annual state conference and other activities which provide professional development and networking opportunities for adult basic, technical, and community educators and administrators; and 
  • advocates the importance of the interests and needs of adult learners and LAPCAE members to state agencies and state legislators for local organizations and the general public.