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(ABE TECH 101) COMPUTER & TECHNOLOGY BASICS FOR CAREER & EDUCATION
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(ABE TECH 101) COMPUTER & TECHNOLOGY BASICS FOR CAREER & EDUCATION

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with MICHAEL BURD, Franklin County Adult Education

Calendar Sep 27, 2018 at 1 pm

Are you concerned that not having the right technology skills will hold you back? First-time user or just need to “freshen up”? In this very easy and gently guided class you will establish basic but essential skills that will help you feel more confident and effective at using technology to further your educational and career goals. We’ll learn how to create and manage email, basic documents, perform effective internet research and more. Bring your own computer or use ours. We’re Mac and PC friendly!

ACADEMIC AND CAREER ADVISING
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ACADEMIC AND CAREER ADVISING

Free

with Rebecca Corcoran, Augusta Adult and Community Education

Calendar Oct 17, 2018 at 2:30 pm, runs for 8 weeks
This course will prepare students for post secondary education and the workplace. It covers interest inventories, learning styles, and personality preferences, self-evaluations of work abilities and skill toward career pathways. Recognizing and overcoming barriers to college and the workplace will be discussed as well as development of appropriate attitudes, time management, organizational skills, conflict resolution, and work ethics. College placement testing, college tours, navigating a college campus or career site, interviewing skills and applications for college and work will be covered, along with resumes, and doing on-line applications. We will address the soft skills one needs to get and keep a job or stay in school.
Accuplacer Prep for Reading and Writing
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Accuplacer Prep for Reading and Writing

Free

with Academic Instructor, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

Work with an instructor on skills to prepare you to successfully take your ACCUPLACER placement tests.

 

Instructor:  Staff

Class begins: Rolling admission

Cost:  FREE     Pre-registration is required. Please call us: 627-4291 Ext. 27

ACCUPLACER Prep Math
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ACCUPLACER Prep Math

Free

with Academic Instructor, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

Calendar runs for 25 weeks

Preparing students for math testing. Whether you are finishing your high school degree or planning to go to college, increasing your skills in math will help you become more successful. Don't let basic skills get in the way of your career and college goals.

Rolling admission.

Call our office @627-4291 to find out more.

Accuplacer Testing
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Accuplacer Testing

Free

with Joan Tremberth, Scarborough Adult Learning Center

Please contact Joan Tremberth at 730-5045 to schedule a testing appointment at Scarborough High School.

ACRYLIC AND/OR WATERCOLOR

$68

with Barbara Hathaway, Franklin County Adult Education

Calendar Sep 26, 2018 at 6 pm

Acrylic and watercolor are easy to learn and to clean up. Enjoy painting in a real working art studio. Composition and sketching will start the techniques for demos where students can watch or paint along at their own pace. Landscapes, seascapes, beautiful skies, sunsets, reflections, and elements with details will be covered. Other details can be added such as flowers, rocks, and foliage. Students can use their own photot for inspiration. Class is for beginners to semi-pros.

Admissions Process & General Information Session - Understanding Blackboard & Online Learning

Free

with Laurie Ficker, MSAD #11 Adult Education

Calendar Nov 27, 2018 at 4:30 pm, runs for 1 week

In this one-night workshop, students will learn the basic navigation required to participate in online courses through Blackboard, the online content management system used by many institutions, including the University of Maine at Augusta for online course participation. In addition, students will review the admission application process, talk about degree programs, placement testing, tuition and fees. Students attending will get their $40 UMA application fee waived and a free water bottle!

 

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Adult Education Orientation Oct. 1

Free

with Josee Castonguay, Region 9 Adult Education

Calendar Oct 1, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

To enroll in our academic classes, we ask that you attend our Orientation

session. This Orientation provides you with information about all of our

academic programs, helps you decide what program best fits your needs,

and provides us with information to help you make those decisions.

 

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