Leading Adults Toward a Better Tomorrow
GAEA was chartered on April 2, 1959, as the Georgia Adult Education Council, Inc. In the spring of 1975, the council became the Georgia Adult Education Association, Inc., and functions today as the umbrella organization serving adult educators from all segments of the adult education profession. Throughout its history, GAEA has attempted to provide a leadership mechanism for adult educators across the full spectrum of the profession. Its mission is to promote and develop adult/continuing education in Georgia among groups and individuals engaged in the field of adult/continuing education through communication, interaction and professional development that serves people of Georgia.