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Adult Education Programs and Services


Connecticut Statutes for Adult Education

The Connecticut General Statutes (CGS) Section 10-5, and Sections 10-67 through 10-73d as amended, specifically refer to Education Laws governing Adult Education Activities in the State of Connecticut. These are listed and linked below for your reference and convenience. Additional sections of the CGS that may have relevance to adult education programs are also referenced below. 

I. CGS - Sections 10-5 and Sections 10-67 through 10-73d:
Sec. 10-5. State high school diploma; "honors diploma". Payment of fees; exceptions.
Sec. 10-67. Definitions.
Sec. 10-69. Adult education.
Sec. 10-70. Rooms and personnel.
Sec. 10-71. State grants for adult education programs.

Sec. 10-71a State grants for adult education programs. Eligibility requirements.
Sec. 10-73a Adult education fees and charges; waivers. Adult education school activity fund.
Sec. 10-73b Grants for adult education services or programs conforming to state plan.
Sec. 10-73c State Board of Education administrative expenses for adult education.
Sec. 10-73d Request of certain students to attend adult education classes. Assignment.

II. Additional CGS Sections:
Sec. 10-52 Adult education.
Sec. 10-184 Duties of Parents. School attendance age requirements.
Sec. 10-221d Criminal history records checks of school personnel. Fingerprinting. Termination or dismissal