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HiSET 101 AM

Free

with Heather Toth, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2020 at 8:30 am, runs for 4 weeks

This year we are excited to offer one of our HiSET 101 sessions online. Instruction will occur using tools like Zoom and Google Classroom. Students will still come in occasionally for one-on-one testing. COVID-19 cleaning and safety protocols will, of course, be followed.

Get started in the HiSET® Program by attending our orientation for new students. Orientation will provide an overview of the HiSET® process and guide participants through intake, assessment, and pre-testing. Workshops on college and career planning, financial literacy, and technology skills (all essential skills for success at college and in the workplace) will be provided.

Attendance at orientation classes is mandatory.

At the end of orientation, students will be referred to final HiSET® testing or scheduled for additional academic help.

Students must present a valid photo id and social security card at the first class.

Classes begin every 4 weeks --- call 474-7553 to schedule your orientation.

 

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Reading and Writing Essentials for ESOL

Free

with Sandy Warren Carol Durkin, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 8, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 15 weeks

Students will practice reading English used in life, for work, school, and entertainment. The class will also give students practice writing English paragraphs and essays for formal correspondence and academic writing. This course is for ESOL students who tested as high advanced on the CASAS test (221 or higher).

Both Reading and Writing Essentials and Reading and Writing Foundations for ESOL courses meet at the same time allowing students to interact in groups of various levels. Rolling admission. Call 207-892-1819 to set up an appointment with ABE Coordinator Cathy Giuffre-Renaud.

Instructors: Sandy Warren and Carol Durkin
Tues/Thurs, 9/8 - 12/17, 9:00 - 11:00 AM
Location: WRAE Learning Center/Online
Fee: Free

Reading and Writing Foundations for ESOL

Free

with Sandy Warren Carol Durkin, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 8, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 15 weeks

Students will practice reading everyday English used in the community, such as newspapers, doctor’s instructions and mail. The class will also give students practice writing basic English sentences and paragraphs through letter writing, short stories and more. This course is for ESOL students who tested as high beginner to high intermediate on the CASAS test (200–220). Rolling admission.

Both Reading and Writing Essentials and Reading and Writing Foundations for ESOL courses meet at the same time allowing students to interact in groups of various levels. Rolling admission. Call 207-892-1819 to set up an appointment with ABE Coordinator Cathy Giuffre-Renaud. 

Instructors: Sandy Warren and Carol Durkin
Tues/Thurs, 9/8 - 12/17, 9:00 - 11:00 AM
Location: WRAE Learning Center/Online
Fee: Free

HiSET 101 - PM

Free

with Heather Toth, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2020 at 3:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Get started in the HiSET® Program by attending our orientation for new students. Orientation will provide an overview of the HiSET® process and guide participants through intake, assessment, and pre-testing. Workshops on college and career planning, financial literacy, and technology skills (all essential skills for success at college and in the workplace) will be provided.

Attendance at orientation classes is mandatory.

At the end of orientation, students will be referred to final HiSET® testing or scheduled for additional academic help.

Students must present a valid photo id and social security card at the first class.

Classes begin every 4 weeks --- call 474-7553 to schedule your orientation.

 

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English for High School Completion

Free

with Shelley Goad, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 8, 2020 at 4 pm, runs for 15 weeks

Our English classes include vocabulary lessons, essay writing and a number of activities that help strengthen important communication skills such as listening and speaking as students work to complete credit for high school diploma.

Instructor: Shelley Goad
Tuesdays, 9/8 - 12/15, 4:00 - 7:00 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center/Online
Fee: Free

HiSET 201

Free

with Stephanie McChord, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2020 at 5 pm, runs for 13 weeks

This class is designed to help student master the knowledge and skills neccesary to pass the HiSET exam. Think you’re the only one who doesn’t know how to divide fractions? Do you dread having to write an essay for the high school equivalency test? Do not be discouraged – we can help! Join the class where you will gain new knowledge and skills and have fun at the same time. Online test preparation will be available.

Students will have the option of participating remotely or in person instruction. Remote learners will still come to SAHS for occasional testing.

Prerequisite: Must complete HiSET 101 prior to starting this class.

 

Stress & Anger Management
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Stress & Anger Management

Free

with Julie Berube, Biddeford Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 14, 2020 at 10 am, runs for 13 weeks

Information is Power. Life can be overwhelming these days with school, work, and family. Stress is a fact of life; we need to learn how to manage it. We will learn how to take advantage of the positive and reduce the negative effects of stress!

Anger is one of the most misunderstood over-used human emotions. In this class we will learn how to recognize anger by identifying our anger triggers. We will learn about the three components of anger; the Emotional State, the Expression, and the Understanding. This class will increase your knowledge about how anger affects you. You will learn new ways to cope with anger and set goals to manage anger more effectively. Learning how to manage stress and anger is a way of taking control of your life. It is also a way of staying healthy and happy.

Reading
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Reading

Free

with Cynthia Williams, Bonny Eagle Adult Education

Calendar Sep 15, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 13 weeks

We will practice safe distancing and a mask must be worn during this class. Thank you for helping to keep our staff and students safe.

Let our reading specialist, Cindy Williams, work with you to improve your basic reading and writing skills. In order to enter this program, some testing and completion of paperwork are required. Please call our office at 929-9185 to set up an appointment to meet with our advisor.





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