The new system can also connect with the FBI's record system so other states can use Missouri's data.Other innovative projects include a multi-state shared services offender management system, a new inmate banking system, three new administrative Web portals and an online continuing education system.Brevard Public Schools has classes to help provides English language instruction for limited English proficient adults that will increase your ability to communicate in English. Just as a school teacher roots for his students, the Center for Digital Government is hopeful every two years that each respondent to its Digital States Survey will astound with reports of their technological feats.The crown jewel of the state's efforts are its public safety and emergency management programs.Missouri Highway Patrol's enhanced MO Automated Criminal History System fingerprint portal integrates with live-scan fingerprint devices, cross references fingerprint searches with iris scans and photos, and replaces a legacy system that was more than 10 years old.The state's outstanding performance in this area can be credited not only to leadership from Gov.Jay Nixon's office, but also to a tech-centric culture that runs throughout state departments, explained Missouri Acting CIO Richard Kliethermes.
We've also made that software available to other states, and I know at least close to a dozen states are using the software that was developed here in Utah." The state's prolific success across not just transportation, but nearly all its state departments, was realized through years of commitment to technology; technology is no longer icing on the cake in Utah, but the flour to which all other ingredients must cling. "I think it's now embedded in the culture, so our managers, our directors at the different departments and in the case of UDOT, the director's been with the state a long time and so he's grown up, so to speak, in a data-driven environment where we're always trying to innovate, and I think that's become built in to his approach to transportation." Missouri was also awarded an A grade, attributable to its emphasis on technology policy and projects.The public can access real-time information about snowplows to better plan their trips, while an automated system lets the department know how the machines are functioning.An Automated Traffic Signal Performance Metrics program and Web interface supplies both the department and the public with more than a dozen metrics indicating traffic flow throughout the state, which predicted that its intelligent transportation systems save more than 0 million annually.The program seeks to develop individuals who are committed to fostering learning as a lifelong process and in creating learning organizations and societies. The MA in Adult Education is an academically rigorous and student focused program, designed for individuals working in or aspiring to work in adult education programs in diverse settings including community-based organizations, government agencies, and business and industry, andpostsecondary education programs for adults.UMass Bostons MEd Program in Instructional Design offers a practical masters degree that is ideal for career professionals engaged in the education, training and development of adult learners in the work place. Ed.) degree with a specialization in Adult and Continuing Professional Education is designed for entering and experienced educators who seek to foster change in individual adults, as well as through groups, communities, organizations, and society.