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CASAS ASSESSMENT 9/1

Free

with Christine Hersom, Sanford Community Adult Education

Sep 1, 2017 at 9:30 am, runs for 1 week

High School Diploma...High School Equivalency...Employment Skills Certificate...College Transitions

Whatever your need, SCAE is here to help you accomplish your educational goal!  

We start with a SIMPLE, FREE Math and Reading assessment, called CASAS.  This is taken BEFORE you take any classes.  The scores from the CASAS are used to guide your placement into courses at the level that is perfect for you.  All tests are held at the Sanford Community Adult Education office (Anderson Learning Center) at 21 Bradeen Street, Room 303, Sanford, Maine.

If the dates posted for testing do not correspond with your schedule, please call the office at 490-5145 to check to see if additional testing dates have been added in.   

CASAS ASSESSMENT 9/15

Free

with Christine Hersom, Sanford Community Adult Education

Sep 15, 2017 at 9:30 am, runs for 1 week

High School Diploma...High School Equivalency...Employment Skills Certificate...College Transitions

Whatever your need, SCAE is here to help you accomplish your educational goal!  

We start with a SIMPLE, FREE Math and Reading assessment, called CASAS.  This is taken BEFORE you take any classes.  The scores from the CASAS are used to guide your placement into courses at the level that is perfect for you.  All tests are held at the Sanford Community Adult Education office (Anderson Learning Center) at 21 Bradeen Street, Room 303, Sanford, Maine.

If the dates posted for testing do not correspond with your schedule, please call the office at 490-5145 to check to see if additional testing dates have been added in.   

CASAS ASSESSMENT 9/22

Free

with Christine Hersom, Sanford Community Adult Education

Sep 22, 2017 at 9:30 am, runs for 1 week

High School Diploma...High School Equivalency...Employment Skills Certificate...College Transitions

Whatever your need, SCAE is here to help you accomplish your educational goal!  

We start with a SIMPLE, FREE Math and Reading assessment, called CASAS.  This is taken BEFORE you take any classes.  The scores from the CASAS are used to guide your placement into courses at the level that is perfect for you.  All tests are held at the Sanford Community Adult Education office (Anderson Learning Center) at 21 Bradeen Street, Room 303, Sanford, Maine.

If the dates posted for testing do not correspond with your schedule, please call the office at 490-5145 to check to see if additional testing dates have been added in.   

CASAS ASSESSMENT 9/8

Free

with Christine Hersom, Sanford Community Adult Education

Sep 8, 2017 at 12:30 pm, runs for 1 week

High School Diploma...High School Equivalency...Employment Skills Certificate...College Transitions

Whatever your need, SCAE is here to help you accomplish your educational goal!  

We start with a SIMPLE, FREE Math and Reading assessment, called CASAS.  This is taken BEFORE you take any classes.  The scores from the CASAS are used to guide your placement into courses at the level that is perfect for you.  All tests are held at the Sanford Community Adult Education office (Anderson Learning Center) at 21 Bradeen Street, Room 303, Sanford, Maine.

If the dates posted for testing do not correspond with your schedule, please call the office at 490-5145 to check to see if additional testing dates have been added in.   

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Chemistry with Lab

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with Bill Gehring, Eastern Aroostook Adult and Community Education

Each unit in chemistry lab uses a central theme to teach each a chemistry concept, thus providing learners with a cohesive and connected learning experience. This course emphasizes investigation, analysis, and critical thinking of content through lab experience.. Lab activities will promote technical lab competence, utilize the scientific process of research and reporting, as well as teach and reinforce scientific concepts.  This course fulfills the science requirement for high school completion.  This course is offered spring semester only.  (Prequisite for Nursing Degree.)

Must call 207-493-4272 to register!

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College & Career Guidance

Free

with Rhonda Jacobson, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

May 15, 2017 , runs for 25 weeks

You know you want to take that step toward something more. Our Adult Education program can point you in the right direction. Rolling admissions.

Call our office @ 627-4291 for more information

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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.

 

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English Skills and Writing Fundamentals

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with Christina Kennedy, Maranacook Adult Education

Jul 1, 2016 at 5:30 pm, runs for 52 weeks
This 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. Please call Steve Vose, Adult Ed Director, for more info. 685-4923 x1009





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