Mountain Plains

Adult Education Association


Periodically, MPAEA publishes a newsletter with information on events, conferences, success stories, updates and more from member states.  Anyone can contribute to the MPAEA newsletter and all are encouraged to share what is happening from the classroom to the state level.  Submissions and photos for the newsletter are taken at 

Past Newsletters


The Journal of Adult Education is a refereed journal intended to service as a voice for the translation of theory into practice. Mountain Plains Adult Education Association (MPAEA) is a professional association dedicated to the application of theory to practice in the learning-teaching transaction for adults. Authors are encouraged to submit clearly written research articles, technique manuscripts, and book reviews which have the potential of stimulating thought, discussion, and inquiry. The criteria for evaluating manuscripts will be based upon: (a) potential contribution to the improvement and/or understanding of practice, (b) clarity of purpose, (c) logical relationship to conceptual base, (d) writing style, (e) general scholarship, (f) strength of conclusions, (g) implications for practice, and (h) adherence to submission guidelines. Use link below for more information and submission protocol.


Past Journals


MPAEA understands that cooperation and collaboration are vital components of providing opportunities to our members and to provide best practices for our students. MPAEA has a partnership agreement with our friends at American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) that allows up to support each other in our mission to support adult education.  See link below.

The mission of the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) is to provide leadership for the field of adult and continuing education by expanding opportunities for adult growth and development; unifying adult educators; fostering the development and dissemination of theory, research, information, and best practices; promoting identity and standards for the profession; and advocating relevant public policy and social change initiatives.


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