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Adult Ed Overview

Skills USA

SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA helps each student excel. We provide educational programs, events and competitions that support career and technical education (CTE) in the nation’s classrooms. 

SkillsUSA improves the quality of America’s skilled workforce through a structured program of citizenship, leadership, employability, technical and professional skills training. SkillsUSA enhances the lives and careers of students, instructors and industry representatives as they strive to be champions at work.

SkillsUSA serves more than 300,000 students and instructors annually.

The organization has 13,000 school chapters in 54 state and territorial associations.
More than 14,500 instructors and administrators are professional members of SkillsUSA.

History of Adult Education in California

Through its adult education programs, California offers learners a diverse range of knowledge and skills necessary to participate effectively as citizens, workers, parents, and family and community members. Adult education has been an important part of California's education system since the early years of statehood. The first recorded adult school was sponsored by the San Francisco Board of Education in 1856. Adult education in California grew with the expanding population of the state and was particularly responsive to the needs of immigrant populations. Through the years, California adult educators have provided leadership to the nation in the development of innovative instructional practices and creative educational solutions. (

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Adult Education in Hacienda La Puente

Annually over 15,000 students, choose Hacienda La Puente Adult Education for quality job and academic training. The Adult Education Division at Hacienda La Puente School District is composed of the following three sites:


Willow Center

Willow Center Website
Tel: (626) 934-2801
14101 E. Nelson Ave.
La Puente, CA 91746

Office Hours:
Monday-Thursday 8:00 am - 7pm
Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm


Dibble Campus

Dibble Campus Website
(626) 933-8305
1600 Pontenova Ave.
Hacienda Heights, CA 91745

Office Hours:
Monday-Thursday 8:00 am - 7pm
Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm


Hudson Adult Learning Center

Hudson Adult Learning Center Website
Tel: (626) 934-6761
445 N. Glendora Ave.
La Puente, CA 91744

Office Hours:
Monday-Thursday 8:00 am - 7pm
Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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