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Academic and Career Advising
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Academic and Career Advising

Free

with Steve Vose, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Jul 1, 2020

Can't figure out what your career should be? Not sure exactly what kind of work you'd like to do? We can help you decide. come take an interest inventory and find out what kind of career is right for you and how to get it! If interested, please contact our Director, Steve Vose, at  steve_vose@maranacook.com or 685-4923 ext. 1009. 

Location: MCHS 

Registration: Free to diploma, HiSET and College Transition (CT) students

Earn Your High School Diploma Now!
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Earn Your High School Diploma Now!

Free

with Steve Vose, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Jul 1, 2020

Earn Your High School Diploma Now!

There has never been a better time to earn your High School Diploma than NOW! With small class sizes and an individualized approach to learning, Maranacook Adult and Community Education offers adult students the perfect learning environment to achieve success! The High School Equivalency Test (HiSET) is now being administered in adult education programs across the state of Maine. The HiSET consists of the following five subtests: Language Arts Reading, Language Arts Writing, Science, Social Studies, and Mathematics. There is NO COST for Maine residents to prepare for and take the HiSET. Local adult education programs provide HiSET testing, preparation materials, pre-tests, and instruction, all at no cost to the learner.

To learn more about our High School Diploma program, please call our Director, Steve Vose, at 685-4923 x1009 for more information.

English Skills and Writing Fundamentals
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English Skills and Writing Fundamentals

Free

with TBD To Be Determined, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Jul 1, 2020 , runs for 52 weeks

The course focus is on developing reading and writing skills. You will learn to identify and correct common writing errors, and learn helpful techniques to get your ideas down on paper. We will read short stories, a novel, opinion essays and non-fiction articles. The class will benefit students preparing for the HiSET or college and credit recovery students needing English credits for their high school diploma.

Instructor: TBD

By appointment

Location: MCHS

Registration: Free to diploma and HiSET students Contact Steve Vose, Adult Ed Director, for enrollment information 685-4923 x1009

Online HiSET Test Preparation
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Online HiSET Test Preparation

Free

with Steve Vose, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Jul 1, 2020

NEW to this year’s educational program are the online HiSET tutoring and instructional resources. Students can study and achieve their dream of achieving a high school diploma from the comfort of their home. A limited supply of laptops and internet ports will be available for students who do not have the necessary technology.

If interested, please contact steve_vose@maranacook.com or 685-4923 x1009.

Fantastic Photo Finishes-Organize & Edit Images with Your iPhone/iPad Photos App

$2499

with Boomer TECH, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Sep 1, 2020

Fantastic Photo Finishes-Organize & Edit Images with Your iPhone/iPad Photos App

This is a natural follow-up to "Taking Awesome Pictures with your iPhoneiPad," but is a stand-alone course as well. The focus here is on editing images as well as knowing how to organize images and video on iPhones or iPads. Other areas of focus include using the “For You” section (ready-made slide shows), creating, using, and sharing albums, and search.

Begins: Upon Registration

Registration: $24.99

Location: Online - You view class at your convenience! The instructors provide personalized support for the class via email and/or online chat.

Class access available until June 30, 2021

 

BoomerTECH Adventures helps Boomers and Seniors create, connect, and contribute using today’s technology. These courses are fully asynchronous, online courses that students complete on their own time and at your own speed. Each course is a PDF booklet with information about the class, instructions on using the class, and the content of the class (videos and articles). The instructors provide personalized support for the class via email and/or online chat.

 

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Introduction to Mac Basics

$2499

with Boomer TECH, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Sep 1, 2020

In this course, students will learn how to make their Mac computer (laptop or desktop) hum! Areas of focus include: Mac features, choosing the best browser, using Spotlight Search, learning how to use the Finder and App Store, understanding the keyboard, and learning the icons that define a Mac computer. These are all essential elements that students will learn.

Location: Online - You view class at your convenience! The instructors provide personalized support for the class via email and/or online chat

Begins: Upon Registration

Registration: $24.99 

BoomerTECH Adventures helps Boomers and Seniors create, connect, and contribute using today’s technology. These courses are fully asynchronous, online courses that students complete on their own time and at your own speed. Each course is a PDF booklet with information about the class, instructions on using the class, and the content of the class (videos and articles). The instructors provide personalized support for the class via email and/or online chat.

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SAGE - Membership Registration

$25

with SAGE SAGE, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 1, 2020 at 1 am, runs for 52 weeks

Covers September 1st to August 31st of each year. These are difficult times, but difficult times require different skills, different resiliency and different plans but giving up is NOT on anyone’s list. We are going to move forward – just differently but safely. It is not easy to stop a program we all hold so dear in our hearts and that we know is good for our mental and physical health. Learning does not stop and neither do we. Join Today! It is $25 for the entire year. This includes your parking pass for the UMPI campus, helps pay for any publications we send out to members and the public, and pays for both Kick Offs. This semester, it pays for the SAGE tote bags you will receive as a gift. Because of ZOOM, this Fall 2020 Semester is from September 11, 2020 to March 31, 2021. You do not have to leave the warmth and comfort of your home to join a class. There is something for everyone somewhere in the State of Maine through ZOOM and your SAGE membership gets you involved in all of it. You do not want to miss out.

Maine Veterans' Home Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Application - Earn While You Learn

Free

with Maine Veterans' Home, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 4, 2020 at 8 am

SAD1 Adult Education has partnered with Maine Veterans’ Home (MVH) to offer another route to becoming a CNA—Earn While You Learn. This program is offered on an ongoing basis to those individuals wishing to work full time as a CNA helper while receiving training to become a Certified Nurse Assistant. The CNA clinical education and training costs & expenses are covered by Maine Veterans’ Homes. Students receive wages and benefits for their time as a CNA helper and are employed as CNA’s by the MVH upon successful completion of the course.

We are always accepting applications for the next session, so apply today! 





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