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HiSET (formerly GED)

in High School Completion

Math Prep for the HiSET
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Math Prep for the HiSET

Free

with Julia Bemis, Bonny Eagle Adult Education

Calendar Sep 7, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 15 weeks

Do you need to increase your skills in order to pass the HiSET® exam? Classes are held at The Learning Center at Jack Memorial in Buxton. Start preparing for the HiSET® today! In order to enter this program, some testing and completion of paperwork are required. Please call us at 929-9185 to set up an appointment to meet with our advisor.

Reading, Science & Social Studies Prep for the HiSET
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Reading, Science & Social Studies Prep for the HiSET

Free

with Bonny Eagle Adult Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 15 weeks

Do you need to increase your skills in order to pass the HiSET® exam? Call us today and start preparing to take the exam. 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.

Student Support Center
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Student Support Center

Free

with Allison Burns, Lawrence Adult Education

Calendar Sep 13, 2021 at 5 pm, runs for 13 weeks

If daytime classes don’t fit your schedule, this evening lab is available to study with the instructor on your HiSET, diploma, or college transitions program. You may work on your Odysseyware or HiSET Academy program, get one-on-one academic support, or use the computer lab.

Odysseyware is a computerized learning program that offers you the opportunity to earn credits toward your high school diploma, prep for the HiSET exam, or brush up for the ACCUPLACER. Work at your own pace with the assistance of an instructor who is available in the classroom during established times or work from home or any location with the Internet.

HISET Academy is a computerized program designed to target the specific concepts targeted in each of the HISET exam topics, and proven to be very successful in helping our students meet these goals.

 

English for Life & Work

Free

with Emily Nash, Ellsworth Adult Education

Calendar Sep 14, 2021

This course is designed to help adults improve their reading, writing, proofreading, editing, and revising to prepare for standardized exams.  We cover the basics of grammar, punctuation, sentence structure, paragraph development, and will eventually write effective essays with clear ideas, smooth transitions, and logical support.  We will practice planning, research, prewriting, and organizing our writing.  Learning to proofread for punctuation, usage, content, and support will be emphasized.  This class is an in-person class; ongoing enrollment.   

If you're interested in learning more about this offering, register here and we will call you to schedule a phone or in-person meeting with one of our advisors.

Styles of Literature
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Styles of Literature

Free

with Phil Wormuth, RSU 24 Adult Education

Calendar Sep 14, 2021 at 9 am, runs for 17 weeks

Participate in a reading-intensive class that explores sixteen styles (or genres) of writing. Explore a diverse collection of high-interest texts to discover how writers meticulously craft their works in compelling and dramatic ways. What do you like to read? Action and adventure, allegory, article, autobiography, biography, dialogue, drama, diary/memoir, essay, fiction, horror, letter, non-fiction, poetry, science-fiction, and speeches?

Please call us to register for this class:  207-422-4794.

Phenomenal and Intriguing True Stories
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Phenomenal and Intriguing True Stories

Free

with Phil Wormuth, RSU 24 Adult Education

Calendar Sep 14, 2021 at 10:45 am, runs for 17 weeks

Sometimes the truth is stranger than fiction! Spark your curiosity by reading a series of high-interest, nonfiction stories and articles designed to enlighten and entertain while increasing your reading comprehension and critical thinking skills.  Earn diploma credits or prepare for the HiSET with this reading- and writing-intensive course. 

Please call our office if you are interested in participating in this class: 422-4794.

High School Biology with Lab

Free

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

Calendar Sep 14, 2021 at 5 pm, runs for 15 weeks

This is a virtual (online) class with the instructor one hour per week. It prepares students for acceptance into a college health career program and also for credit toward the Adult Education High School Diploma. You will learn the basics of cell biology and how that relates to human body systems. You will also gain a basic understanding of the Environmental Biology systems we live in and their potential impacts on our health. Students will also gain research, observation and laboratory skills that will prepare them to transition into college level coursework.  Students are required to study at least 4.5 hours per week to earn the credits.

US and THEM
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US and THEM

Free

with Phil Wormuth, RSU 24 Adult Education

Calendar Sep 15, 2021 at 10:45 am, runs for 17 weeks

What is the American Dream?  Explore a series of real-life, U.S. historical case studies that chronicle the struggles of a variety of groups and individuals in their quest to achieve social justice and equal treatment under the law.  Learn about the religious intolerance of the Puritans, follow the exploits of a North Carolina slave girl as she follows her dream to freedom. Discuss, research, and write about the roots of US social history and government. 

Please call us to register for this class:  207-422-4794.





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