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College Transitions

Free

with HHACE Instructors, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 1, 2022

"Maine College Transitions (MCT) is a comprehensive academic and advising program leading to enrollment in post-high school education or training that results in a credential of value and high-quality employment. Participants in MCT programming will acquire the skills and knowledge to pursue their learning and employment goals.

MCT is offered through the local Houlton/Hodgdon adult education program and provides high-quality, cost-effective and accessible pathways to success. Adults who are studying to earn high school degrees receive help in transitioning to college, and adults who have high school degrees receive preparatory support for college. Counseling, mentoring and support services are provided to enable these adults to successfully transition to college and earn degrees."   Maine Department of Education

 

College Transitions One-to-One Tutoring

Free

with Various Tutors, RSU #13 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 6, 2022

Study with knowledgeable tutors to improve your scores on Reading and Math college placement tests (Accuplacer). Learn effective study habits and receive advising and guidance as you prepare yourself for college. Call 594-9764 to enroll at any time!

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Mathematics for College

Free

with Peg Junge, RSU #13 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 6, 2022
1 additional session on Sep 6, 2022

PART 1: Prepare for the Next Gen Accuplacer test in Arithmetic during this ten week blended access course. Classes are held weekly and students can attend on Zoom or in person. Schoology is used to access assignments and quizzes. Topics include operations with whole numbers, decimals, fractions and percents. This course is recommended for beginning math students who need to rebuild the foundational math skills and concepts needed for more advanced math studies.  Accuplacer Arithmetic testing is provided for students (at no cost) during the last class.

PART 2:  Prepare for the Next Gen Accuplacer test in Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra and Statistics (QRAS) during this ten week blended access course.  Classes are held weekly and students can attend on Zoom or in person. Schoology is used to access assignments and quizzes.  Topics include proportions, exponents, algebraic expressions, linear equations, statistics, probability and geometric concepts.  Students entering this course should be fluent in basic math operations (add, subtract, multiply and divide) and have confidence working with fractions.  Accuplacer QRAS testing is provided for students (at no cost) during the last class.

High School Biology with Lab (Remote)

Free

with Michael McWilliams, RSU #13 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 22, 2022 at 6 pm

For any and all students who are preparing for admissions review for competitive majors, this is an excellent opportunity to meet the admissions "Biology with lab" prerequisite. If you have been away from science courses for some time, this course is recommended to prep you for rigorous college science classes. Students who successfully complete the class will earn 1 high school credit. This course is provided at no cost to students through the Maine College and Career Access Services grant and RSU13 Adult & Community Education.

Biology with Lab is a fully remote course available online. No textbook or materials are required.

Start Date: September 22, 2022 

End Date: December 1, 2022

10-Week Course, Approximately 6 Hours of Course Time Per Week

(No Class on November 24th)

One face-to-face Zoom review session with the instructor will be offered each week: THURSDAYS, 5-6PM. It is strongly suggested that students attend this weekly class time; however, if schedule does not permit then individual Zoom meetings may be arranged with the instructor throughout the course.

As with all Adult Education courses, advising and technology support is offered by our staff. This support may include: assistance with obtaining a program-loaned laptop; using Zoom, Study.com, Google Classroom and other online learning platforms; time management and study skill; financial aid and scholarship awareness; and college and career exploration.

College or Training?

$5

with Caroline Mitchell, Region 9 Adult Education

Calendar Oct 13, 2022 at 4 pm

Moving forward on your career goals takes planning. Which training programs are available? Where do you enroll? What applications and other paperwork needs to be completed before enrolling? How do you decipher college materials? This workshop will get you started and help you answer difficult questions about your future educational options.

Time Management

$5

with Caroline Mitchell, Region 9 Adult Education

Calendar Nov 10, 2022 at 4 pm, runs for 1 week

How to juggle everything and get it done efficiently is key to success in college. This workshop will combine time management technique with study skills to help a student learn strategies for college success. It will also include a review of vocabulary and explain who to go to for help with different issues. By knowing what the Bursar does versus what the financial aid office is responsible for can save a lot of time and energy!

 

Accuplacer Prep for Reading and Writing

Free

with Academic Instructor, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

This class is a great opportunity to work on the academic skills that will help prepare you to successfully take the Writing and Reading ACCUPLACER placement tests. Individual and small group instruction, self-study, and on-site computer-based learning options. Class begins: Rolling admission Cost: FREE Pre-registration is required. 

For more information call 207-647-3015 or use the Register Online button and we will contact you.

Accuplacer Prep Math

Free

with Academic Instructor, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

This class is a great opportunity to work on the academic skills that will help prepare you to successfully take the Math ACCUPLACER placement tests. Individual and small group instruction, self-study, and on-site computer-based learning options. Class begins: Rolling admission Cost: FREE Pre-registration is required. Call 647-3015, or email Rhonda.jacobson@lakeregionschools.org for more information.





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