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HiSet Academic Lab

Free

with Todd Narramore, Marshwood Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 14 weeks

Prepare to take the High School Equivalency Test (formerly GED) in the five required areas of: Reading, Writing, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies. Get the individual tutoring you need to successfully take each of the tests. 

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English as a Second Language (ESL)

Free

with Nina Pleasants, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 9, 2020 at 4 pm

Note: This class will be offered virtually through either WhatsApp or Zoom. Students will occasionally be required to come to Skowhegan Area High School for testing.

This class assists students who are not native English speakers develop reading, writing, speaking and listening skills. Instruction is designed to meet learners’ needs and can include helping participants with such important tasks as exploring how to talk with their child’s teacher, scheduling healthcare appointments, completing grocery shopping, obtaining a driver’s license, finding employment or learning about other valuable community resources. Students can enter the class at any time and there is no charge for instruction. Learners at all levels of English proficiency are welcome. For more information, please call 474-7553.

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Read to Succeed F20
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Read to Succeed F20

Free

with Arlene Toulouse, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar Sep 10, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 14 weeks
Reading is an essential life skill. Does someone you know struggle with basic reading? We offer this entry-level reading class to help adults improve their literacy skills. Personal attention is provided in a very small group with dignity and respect for the adult learner. Limit 10 students. No class Nov. 26.
New Books, New Readers F20
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New Books, New Readers F20

Free

with Arlene Toulouse, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar Sep 10, 2020 at 12:30 pm, runs for 14 weeks

New Books, New Readers is a facilitated book discussion group for all adults, including those who are new readers or who are not in the habit of reading. The program is designed for adults of all ages, backgrounds, and reading abilities from beginning speakers of English to students completing their education. Participants will read and discuss six to nine books or other texts chosen from the best of children’s literature to open the world of books and ideas to them through conversation. Each participant receives all the books in the series for free. Sponsored by Maine Humanities Council. Dates TBA

High School Diploma

Free

with Jennifer Chick, Oak Hill Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 14, 2020 at 4 pm

Continue your high school education at your own pace by building on previously earned credits through class work and independent study. Call 375-6605 for more information or to make an appointment with our Advisor.

HiSET Prep and Testing

Free

with Jennifer Chick, Oak Hill Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 14, 2020 at 4 pm

Similar to the GED®, the HiSET® exam measures learning developed through life experiences in areas of Reading, Science, Social Studies, Math and Writing. Preparation classes, predictor tests and exams are free. Must be seventeen or older. Accommodations are available for persons with documented disabilities per Americans with Disabilities Act.  Call us at 375-6605 for more information or to start working toward a HiSET credential.

Preparation for U.S. Citizenship Exam

Free

with Tony Squillacioti, Kittery Adult Education

Calendar Sep 17, 2020 at 11 am, runs for 13 weeks

Enroll anytime! Call 207-439-5896 for details.

Prepare to take the exam.

AC- Accelerated Math for HiSET
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AC- Accelerated Math for HiSET

Free

with Susan Finch, Gorham Adult Education

Calendar Sep 21, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 40 weeks
Accelerated Math covers the number system, exponents and roots, the order of operations, percents, ratio and proportion, measurement and units, integers, geometry, simple statistics, simple equations and includes applications that use those Math topics. Students will learn to work with and without the use of a calculator. Instructor: Sue Finch




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