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HiSET (formerly GED)

in High School Completion

HiSET Learning Center Mon/Day W21
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HiSET Learning Center Mon/Day W21

Free

with Karlene Additon-Strout Arlene Toulouse, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar Jan 25, 2021 at 9 am, runs for 17 weeks

Receive individual or small group academic assistance in preparation to take the HiSET (High School Equivalency Test). Reading, writing and math foundational help is provided with general assistance for social studies and science. Students working towards the HiSET are required to attend the HiSET Learning Center for a minimum of eight hours of preparation. All the HiSET students must meet with the intake counselor, complete the CASAS assessment and the HiSET practice tests. This will be followed up with an individual plan based on student academic needs. All of the HiSET testing is done at our Waterville location and is free of charge. For more information please call 873-5754. No class Feb. 15 & 17, Apr. 19 & 21.

HiSET Learning Center Mon/Evening W21
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HiSET Learning Center Mon/Evening W21

Free

with Karlene Additon-Strout Arlene Toulouse, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar Jan 25, 2021 at 5:30 pm, runs for 17 weeks

Receive individual or small group academic assistance in preparation to take the HiSET (High School Equivalency Test). Reading, writing and math foundational help is provided with general assistance for social studies and science. Students working towards the HiSET are required to attend the HiSET Learning Center for a minimum of eight hours of preparation. All the HiSET students must meet with the intake counselor, complete the CASAS assessment and the HiSET practice tests. This will be followed up with an individual plan based on student academic needs. All of the HiSET testing is done at our Waterville location and is free of charge. For more information please call 873-5754. No class Feb. 15 & 17, Apr. 19 & 21.

Algebra 1 - online

$75

with Trudy Martin, RSU 24 Adult Education

Calendar Feb 2, 2021 at 2:30 pm, runs for 16 weeks

Please contact our office at 207 422 4794 to begin this class. You may begin this class later than the dates published.

Looking for an Algebra 1 course and credit? Algebra 1 is designed for credit towards high school diploma and for college admission; the class will also help you prepare for college-level math courses. A once-a-week online class meeting and online homework make this an intensive course. Students will work on writing and solving equations, coordinate graphing, factoring, systems of equations. Expect to spend 2-3 hours a week doing coursework. Students must complete an intake and online learning orientation when enrolling.

Technology requirements for the class are a laptop, tablet or desktop (not a phone), camera, microphone and hi-speed Internet.

This class is free to students earning their diploma through RSU 24 Adult Education.

Writing Prep for the HiSET via Zoom: Session 2
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Writing Prep for the HiSET via Zoom: Session 2

Free

with Joyce Turrell, Bonny Eagle Adult Education

Calendar Mar 25, 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. Classes are held at Jack Memorial in Buxton. 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.

HiSET Writing

Free

with Brenda Hio-Hamdan, RSU #13 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts Apr 6, 2021 at 12:30 pm
1 additional session

 In this 6-week Zoom course, you’ll learn how to write an essay for the HiSET Writing Test.   The class will focus on organizing your ideas and providing supporting details in an argumentative essay. Grammar, punctuation, and writing mechanics will also be covered.  There will be opportunities for revising and editing with other students. Learn how to write your best essay!

Adult Learning Center

Free

with Five Town Adult Ed Staff, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Unsure of where to start? Call us.

The Learning Center is open to all adults in need of academic instruction and guidance. Hours vary by day, and we will try to meet you on your schedule. Our staff provides individualized instruction in the areas of:

  • High School Equivalency
  • HiSET Prep
  • Accuplacer Prep
  • Math and ELA instruction to prepare you for college-level coursework
  • General reading, writing, and math tutoring for anyone pursuing college or career education
  • Workforce credential or certification tutoring and prep
  • College and Career advising

All services through the Learning Center are FREE of charge. If you or anyone you know could use any of these services, please contact us.

Instructional Hours

Due to restrictions, please do not drop in unannounced to the Learning Center. Call us to schedule your first appointment.

Adult Learning Lab

Free

with Various Staff, Valley Unified Continuing Education

These ongoing classes help students prepare academically for a variety of programming:  preparation for the ETS HiSET high school equivalency exam, High School diploma credit courses, family literacy, basic adult literacy in math and reading, workforce training support such as CNA or ServSafe exam preparation, and more depending on individual needs and goals.

Schedules are designed around individual needs and availability.  Start times are flexible throughout the year.

  • Remote and distance learning options are also available. 
  • A formal meeting with the Program Director or Program Services Coordinator is required.
  • All Academic students must complete orientation paperwork and assessment testing before being assigned to classes.
CASAS Testing
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CASAS Testing

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available

with Linda Kimball, RSU 67 Adult Education

CASAS testing is available on a one on one basis with remote testing soon.

CASAS testing is required before you can begin the process of earning your HiSET diploma. CASAS testing shows us what your strengths and weaknesses are in Reading and Math.  Appointments are needed for testing and CDC guidelines mus be followed during testing.

To schedule an appointment call Linda at 794-6712.





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