Your browser is not optimized for viewing this website.

More information »

Maine Adult Education

Filter by Category



GED

in High School Completion

Earn Your High School Diploma Now!
Online Registration Unavailable

Earn Your High School Diploma Now!

Free

with Steve Vose, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Sep 1, 2019

Earn Your High School Diploma Now!

There has never been a better time to earn your High School Diploma than NOW! With small class sizes and an individualized approach to learning, Maranacook Adult and Community Education offers adult students the perfect learning environment to achieve success! The High School Equivalency Test (HiSET) is now being administered in adult education programs across the state of Maine. The HiSET consists of the following five subtests: Language Arts Reading, Language Arts Writing, Science, Social Studies, and Mathematics. There is NO COST for Maine residents to prepare for and take the HiSET. Local adult education programs provide HiSET testing, preparation materials, pre-tests, and instruction, all at no cost to the learner.

To learn more about our High School Diploma program, please call our Director, Steve Vose, at 685-4923 x1009 for more information.

HiSET Prep and Testing

Free

with Jennifer Chick, Oak Hill Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 2, 2019 at 5 pm

Similar to the GED®, the HiSET® exam measures learning developed through life experiences in areas of Reading, Science, Social Studies, Math and Writing. Preparation classes, predictor tests and exams are free. Must be seventeen or older. Accommodations are available for persons with documented disabilities per Americans with Disabilities Act.  Call us at 375-6605 for more information or to start working toward a HiSET credential.

HiSET Prep and Testing

Free

with Jennifer Chick, Oak Hill Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 2, 2019 at 5 pm

Similar to the GED®, the HiSET® exam measures learning developed through life experiences in areas of Reading, Science, Social Studies, Math and Writing. Preparation classes, predictor tests and exams are free. Must be seventeen or older. Accommodations are available for persons with documented disabilities per Americans with Disabilities Act.  Call us at 375-6605 for more information or to start working toward a HiSET credential.

Eng333: Reading and Writing

Free

with Beth Knight, York Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 9, 2019 at 6 pm
1 additional session on Mar 2, 2020

This class focuses on basic reading, writing, speaking and listening skills to help you succeed in life and the workplace. If you haven’t had an opportunity to develop these skills at or below high-school level, and if you want to do so, here’s your chance! Whether you want to improve your reading comprehension to increase your understanding of the news, or to improve your communication skills for everyday use in the community, or to prepare for college or the workplace, this class is the one for you! Register here and Soni will contact you for assessment and goal setting before you start class.  Rolling admission.

MAT333: Math

Free

with Marie Enright, York Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 10, 2019 at 5 pm
1 additional session on Mar 2, 2020

From basic arithmetic (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, decimals, fractions, and percentages) all the way to real world algebra. This class will provide individualized instruction to help you learn/improve your math skills to succeed in everyday life, the workplace, and/or prepare you for college! Register here for Soni to call you for assessment and goal setting before your class starts.  Rolling admission.

CCA225: Social Aspects of Health and Illness

$49

with Soni Reese, York Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Nov 12, 2019 at 3 pm, runs for 12 weeks

What are the differences between health, illness, and disease? What are the social (rather than the clinical) causes and aspects of health and illness in the US? We will examine the social causes and consequences of health-related problems such as heart disease, cancer, AIDS, substance abuse, eating disorders, and domestic violence. (Eng. or SS -1 HS credit, college bound gain the academic, personal, social skills needed to succeed in college!)

HiSET Preparation and Testing

Free

with Sue Lasselle, RSU16 Adult Education

Calendar Jan 2, 2020 at 9 am

Similar to the GED®, the HiSET® exam measures learning developed through life experiences in areas of Reading, Science, Social Studies, Math and Writing. Preparation classes, predictor tests and exams are free. Must be seventeen or older. Accommodations are available for persons with documented disabilities per Americans with Disabilities Act.  Please call 345-3217 or email rsu16adulted@rsu16.org for more information or to schedule an appointment. Start working toward your HiSET credential now!

High School Equivalency (HiSET™) Preparation
Online Registration Unavailable

High School Equivalency (HiSET™) Preparation

Free

with Debbie Avalon-King, RSU #3 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jan 8, 2020 at 5 pm

This will be a 6 week preparatory class to learn about the new high school equivalency test to be administered in Maine. This test takes the place of the GED test. Class begins with orientation and test overview. Continuation of class includes: pre/post assessment in math and reading and preparation for each subject of the HiSET™test. There will be an official practice test given for each subject and based on those scores, the instructor will recommend when individuals are ready to schedule each of their official exams. Tutoring will be available based on class and student need. Students are welcome to attend the next round of classes for specific subjects as needed. This class is also offered in the virtual learning center





Forgot password?