Adult Basic Education



The State Director of Adult Basic Education (ABE) manages state adult education programs and funds, as well as federal Adult Education and Family Literacy Act and Adult Basic Education programs.  Adult education programs include basic literacy, workplace literacy, family literacy, preparation for HSE (High School Equivalency), English as a Second Language and other services that provide adults and out of school youth opportunities at enhancing skills, improving parenting, and assistance related to employment and self-sufficiency.

For more information regarding our Montana ABLE Program, please contact Katie Madsen, Adult Basic & Literacy Education Unit Manager at (406) 465-1341 or email her at