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Basic Literacy
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Basic Literacy

Free

with Timothy McKim, Mt. Desert Island Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jan 2, 2019

This program is for people who need to improve their basic reading skills for everyday life or pre-high school completion. A reading assessment will given to help determine the learner's current level and program. Please contact us for the initial appointment and intake with the program Director, Anne Patterson.

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

$149

with Bonnie Gross, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts 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.)

Career Advising
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Career Advising

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with Kathie McCatherin, Westbrook Adult Education

Calendar Jan 2, 2019

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! Beginners - Evenings
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English for Life! Beginners - Evenings

Free

with Shawn Cola, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Mar 4, 2019 at 6 pm

Tis is a beginners’ class for English speakers of other languages who want to work on vocabulary, fuency, 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 Soni Reese at 207-363-7922 for assessment and registration. 

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

Free

with Joanne Voltaire, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Mar 5, 2019 at 9:30 am

Tis is a beginners’ class for English speakers of other languages who want to work on vocabulary, fuency, 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 Soni Reese at 207-363-7922 for assessment and registration. 

English for Life! Intermediate/Advanced - Evenings
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English for Life! Intermediate/Advanced - Evenings

Free

with Shawn Cola, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Mar 4, 2019 at 7 pm

Tis is an intermediate/advanced class for English speakers of other languages who want to further improve their vocabulary, pronunciation, listening, and speaking skills; learn efectives ways to communicate in formal settings such as schools, colleges, and the workplace; strengthen reading and comprehension of diferent forms of texts; and develop formal and informal writing skills. Students will also work on reading, writing, and presentation skills in English specifc to individual career interests and goals.  

English for Life! Intermediate/Advanced - Mornings
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English for Life! Intermediate/Advanced - Mornings

Free

with Joanne Voltaire, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Mar 4, 2019 at 8:30 am

Tis is an intermediate/advanced class for English speakers of other languages who want to further improve their vocabulary, pronunciation, listening, and speaking skills; learn efectives ways to communicate in formal settings such as schools, colleges, and the workplace; strengthen reading and comprehension of diferent forms of texts; and develop formal and informal writing skills. Students will also work on reading, writing, and presentation skills in English specifc to individual career interests and goals.  





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