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Math is everywhere! Gain an in-depth understanding of algebraic formulas, geometry principles or basic math concepts. Learn how to use them to solve problems that you encounter in everyday life. A traditional class presented in a new and interesting way. Earn 1.0 credit!
This course prepares students for math testing whether you are finishing your high school degree or planning to go to college. Increasing your skills in math will help you become more successful. Don't let basic skills get in the way of your career and college goals and register for this class today!
Call 225-1010 for more information.
AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE
with STEPHANIE WARD, Franklin County Adult Education
This course if for those who have never taken an ASL class before or need to refresh their knowledge from years ago. Finger spelling and basic vocabulary will be taught and practiced in a fun, comfortable environment. Class will be kept small in order to focus on your individual purpose for learning.
Material Fee: $5 payable to the instructor
ANDROSCOGGIN HOME HEALTHCARE AND HOSPICE
with KATHY BAILLARGEON, Franklin County Adult Education
Do you want to make a difference in the lives of hospice patients facing the end-of-life and their families? Androscoggin Home Healthcare and Hospice, a non-profit organization, is looking for hospice volunteers to join the hospice team, providing companionship to patients and respite for family members. In the training you will learn about the history and philosophy of hospice, family dynamics, spirituality, communication, the adult disease process and other end-of-life issues. The training includes both classroom time and on-line training. You can make a difference. Start today!
Attention All Students Enrolling in Classes
All students wishing to enroll in classes to learn English, prepare for the HiSET or for college, or to enroll in a technical training program must make an appointment with our staff. Call 207-854-0826 and press 1.
with Kevin Bremner, Spruce Mountain Adult Education
This class will cover fundamental skills that will allow you to feel more comfortable using computer technology. Specific topics covered will depend on your needs and skill level.
This class will be held Thursdays from 4:30 - 5:30 P.M.
with Joanne Smith, Franklin County Adult Education
Basket making is fun! Come join us and see what you can accomplish. All levels are welcome. Beginners, please call the instructor to get a list of supplies to bring to the first class.
Material list please call 207-491-0933 or 207-778-3233
BECOMING A FOSTER PARENT
with Laurel Samson, Franklin County Adult Education
Did you know that YOU could be the life-changing person for a child here in Maine? There is a special need for people who can care for infants while also supporting the reunification process, siblings groups, and adolescents. Join us for this informational meeting and take that very first step to becoming a foster parent.
with Claudia Elwell, Oak Hill Adult & Community Education
Have you always wanted to learn Spanish? This class is designed for those who already know just a little bit of Spanish and those who know no Spanish at all!
In this beginner level class, you will learn essential phrases and terms to get you by in basic conversation. You will also develop grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation to start building your Spanish skills.
You will be required to download the FREE app Duolingo Spanish to your smartphone, kindle, tablet laptop or other applicable electronic device. Additionally, you will need to purchase the book Easy Spanish Step-by-Step by Barbara Bregstein (paperback) ISGN-13: 978-0071463386. the book is approximately $10 on Amazon.
Tuesdays 6-8pm, 6 weeks
*Claudia Elwell has 15+ years of experience teaching Spanish. She spent 10 years teaching at Lewiston High School and currently teaches at Lisbon High School. Claudia has also taught at Auburn and Lisbon Adult Education as well as Central Maine Community College. Additionally, she has served as a translator for Pine Tree Legal Assistance, many law firms and several school departments.