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Basic Math W19

$35

with Paula Raymond, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar Jan 22, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 15 weeks

This course is ideal for adult students who want to refresh or build and develop the basic skills of math that are necessary for further integration into more complicated math skills. Academic areas to be covered: place value, units of measure, four operations, automaticity in addition and multiplication, reading one-step and two-step word problems, tables/graphs, conversions, maps, math vocabulary and finally, introduction to fractions/decimals. This course will also assist parents of children in early education to work with them at home. It builds self-confidence, pride in accomplishment and the ability to share their knowledge with their children. Limit 15 students. No class Feb. 19, and Apr. 16.

Be Heard! – Through the Glass Ceiling: Leadership Speaking Skills for Women

$149

with Bonnie Gross, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Sep 10, 2018
1 additional session on Mar 1, 2019

Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in North America, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government, industry, and in professional firms. In “Lean In,” Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook, identified one of the major problems holding women back is the ineffective way women communicate to upper management, colleagues, and clients  in business situations. Join Bonnie Gross to learn and change your speaking  skills to make people recognize the true value of your ideas. (Approx. 18 hours.)

Body Language, Presence, and Power

$99

with Bonnie Gross, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Sep 10, 2018

73% of what we communicate to other people is through our body language and facial expressions. We may say one thing, but “project” a different message. Learn the art of body language and you’ll get your message across!

Career Readiness
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Career Readiness

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with Christa Galipeau, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 10, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 35 weeks

Career Readiness is a work place preparation course designed to organize an individual for the necessary skills for successful job searching. Course focus is designed to fill out job applications, write resumes and cover letters, and learn soft skills when joining the workforce. Course will have guest speakers that work in human resources, field trips to job fairs, and learning what skills employers are looking for.

 

CRMA 40 HOUR

$300

with Grace Davis, United Technologies Center - Adult Education

Calendar Feb 4, 2019

The Certified Residential Medication Aide (CRMA) standarized curriculum is designed for unlicensed workers. Successful completion of this course satisfies Departmental training requirements for workers who wish to pass medications in certain assisted housing programs. The CRMA curriculum is a standard curriculum and replaces any programs previously approved by the Department. It is a regulation requirement for Level III and Level IV Residential Care Facilities, Level III and Level IV PNMIs and Assisted Living Facilities to have workers trained in Medication Administration to administer medications in these settings. This program involves a 24 hour curriculum for the Level III and Level IV residential care facilities that are served by the Office of Aging and Disability Services (OADS). 

The CRMA 35-45 hour curriculum is for all other Level III and Level IV facilities. This program can only be taught by trainers approved by the Department of Health and Human Services. 

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Free

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

Calendar Jan 28, 2019 at 4 pm, runs for 13 weeks

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.

English for Life! - Evenings
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English for Life! - Evenings

Free

with York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Sep 10, 2018 at 6 pm
1 additional session on Mar 1, 2019

Non-native English speakers work on vocabulary, fluency, comprehension, and pronunciation in order to improve their reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills in the English language. Citizenship test prep upon request. All students must meet with us for assessment and registration. Please call at 363-7922.

English for Life! - Mornings
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English for Life! - Mornings

Free

with Jodi Tinsley, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Sep 11, 2018 at 9 am
1 additional session on Mar 1, 2019

Non-native English speakers work on vocabulary, fluency, comprehension, and pronunciation in order to improve their reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills in the English language. Citizenship test prep upon request. All students must meet with us for assessment and registration. Please call at 363-7922.





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