Region 7 Center of Excellence

About Region 7 Center of Excellence

The WorkReady U (WRU) Regional Centers of Excellence are Louisiana’s answer to the professional development needs of adult education and family literacy practitioners in Louisiana. The centers are managed by the area coordinators, in collaboration with the state office of Adult Education (WRU) and the region’s adult education directors. The purpose of this program is to provide the operation of professional development programs to improve the quality of instruction provided pursuant to local activities required under Title II, Workforce Investment Act.

Each center will provide professional development activities, meeting facilities, a resource library, support staff, peer review activities and technical assistance to adult education providers in the respective regions.

Region 7 consists of Caddo Parish School System, Bossier Parish School System, Bossier Parish Community College, Northwest LA Technical College’s DeSoto, Natchitoches/Sabine, and Webster Parish campuses, and Sabine Parish Schools.


  • Summer 2014 Workshop
    June 27

    Details to be announced.

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