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High School Completion

College Transitions Program
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College Transitions Program

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with Deborah Parks, Eastern Aroostook Adult and Community Education

This preparatory course is designed to meet the needs of students who would like to explore the idea of attending college or need to brush up on writing, math and/or science in preparation for enrolling in college. The program of study  includes career planning, academic preparation, financial aid assistance, college planning and

ACCUPLACER testing. We work in partnership with community colleges and the university system to offer high-quality, cost-effective and accessible pathways to post-secondary education for adults. This program is free to eligible participants.

College Transitions Reading and Composition I & II (*min prerequisite EFL 4 reading) In this course learners gain an awareness of the importance of purpose, audience, and subject when approaching writing.  Narrative strategies are explored.  The course gives learners the opportunity to read and write in a variety of forms - narrative, expository, creative, and argumentative.  Learners gain mastery in the process of drafting, revising, editing, and polishing a piece of work.  In developing sophisticated reading and writing skills, learners explore and describe how language works. They learn to observe and analyze the words, patterns and structures that create subtle effects of language.  They learn to synthesize material from diverse sources and to document formal MLA research papers.   

College Transitions Arithmetic and Algebra: (*min prerequisite EFL 4 Math)

This course is designed to refresh advanced computation skills with emphasis on fractions, word problems and elementary algebra skills to better prepare for the ACCUPLACER placement exam. The algebra portion will review topics, such as: operations with integers and rational numbers; algebraic expressions; solving equations; algebraic fractions; polynomials; factoring and quadratic equations.

Additional on-line practice exercises and instruction are required.

College Success Course:  (*min prerequisite EFL 4 Reading)

Students will gain an understanding of the college student experience. The class includes interactive exercises and assignments and in-class discussions covering a  variety of topics - transitioning to college life, goal setting, study skills, time management, campus resources and information literacy. The ultimate purpose of the course is to provide an opportunity for students to learn and adopt strategies to be successful in college and beyond.

 

Digital Literacy (M/T/W)
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Digital Literacy (M/T/W)

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with Sharon Craig, MSAD#1 Adult Education

Calendar Mar 26, 2018 at 8:30 am, runs for 11 weeks

Digital Literacy is a self-paced course testing competency in nine areas of computer/internet knowledge. Students will be issued a certificate of digital literacy upon completion and be able to use certificate to gain employment and show proficiency.

 

English
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English

Free

with Jodie Bennett, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Jul 1, 2017 at 5:30 pm, 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: Jodie Bennett

Mondays and Wednesdays, 5:30-8:30 pm

Begins: Ongoing

Location: MCHS

Registration: Free to diploma and HiSET students

Contact Steve Vose, Adult Ed Director, for enrollment information

685-4923 x1009

 

English A (T,Th)
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English A (T,Th)

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with Sharon Craig, MSAD#1 Adult Education

Calendar Mar 27, 2018 at 11:30 am, runs for 10 weeks

Students will work on basic grammar according to needs as determined by a pre-test. Students will gain job related English skills. Students will read, write, spell and become acquainted with literature across a span of time.

 

English B (M/W)
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English B (M/W)

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with Sharon Craig, MSAD#1 Adult Education

Calendar Mar 26, 2018 at 12 pm, runs for 10 weeks

Students will continue to study grammar and its usage. Students will compose essays for a variety of purposes and audiences. Students will also write a research paper. Various genres of literature will be explored.

Successful completion of English I & II

High School Completion
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High School Completion

Free

with Academic Instructor, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

Calendar runs for 52 weeks

If you have officially withdrawn from public high school and have less than five credits to earn your diploma, talk to us about how we can help you earn those credits.

  • Individual and small group instruction, self-study, and on-site computer based learning options.
  • Rolling admission  

Instruction is available in ● Casco  ●Naples  ●  Fryeburg  ●  Lovell

Call us @ 627-4291 for more information!

High School Completion

Free

with Lynne Witham, Deer Isle Adult Education

Calendar Feb 1, 2018

Multiple ways to prepare for the HiSET exam and/or High School Completion, including individually-scheduled face-to-face lessons, take-home work, or online courses. Register here and we will make an appointment with you to create your own personal learning plan. 

High School Diploma Completion

Free

with RSU #13 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 5, 2017 at 9 am

RSU13 offers courses to help you obtain your high school diploma. Call us at 594-9764 to inquire about the program and if its the best fit for you and your educational goals. HSDC - High School Diploma Completion is offered at no cost to the test-taker. One-on-one HSDC tutoring and testing is available in our Adult Learning Center with skilled tutors. Testing accommodations are available for individuals with documented disabilities. Open enrollment. Call 594-5154 to schedule an appointment.





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