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High School Completion

Remote: High School Equivalency Tutoring & Testing

Free

with RSU #13 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 8, 2020

RSU13 offers courses to help you obtain your Adult Education diploma. Call us at 594-9764 to inquire about the program and if its the best fit for you and your educational goals. HiSET High School Equivalency Test. The HiSET exam covers the same academic content areas as the GED and is offered at no cost to the test-taker. Passing the HiSET exam will earn a High School Equivalency Diploma. One-to-one HiSET tutoring and testing is available with skilled tutors. Testing accommodations are available for individuals with documented disabilities. Open enrollment. Call 594-9764 to schedule an appointment.

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with Christa Galipeau, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2020 at 8:30 am

Students will work on basic grammar according to needs as determined by a pre-test.  Students will gain job related English skills.  Students will read, write, spell and become acquainted with literature across a span of time.

Register ONLINE today or call 207-764-4776 to discuss your next steps!

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 Skills for College

$10

with Mariah Smith, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 13 weeks

Effective reading comprehension is essential to success at the college level and to advance in one’s career. This course is designed to help students improve reading comprehension and critical analysis. An emphasis is placed on developing vocabulary and improving reading speed. Assignments introduce students to college level textbooks, outlining strategies, and critical researching skills.

Class will continue remotely if in-person instruction is not possible.

Odysseyware F20
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Odysseyware F20

Free

with Paula Raymond, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2020 at 11 am, runs for 18 weeks

ODYSSEYWARE offers you the opportunity to earn credits toward your high school diploma and enables you to work at your own pace with the assistance of our certified instructor. Topics include English, math, social studies and electives. In addition, you may use this web-based program to prepare for college level courses and the HiSETTM exam. You must finish an ODYSSEYWARE course within the academic year it is started and students may earn a maximum of four credits through ODYSSEYWARE. No student limit. No class Oct. 12 and Nov. 26.

Writing Skills for College

$10

with Mariah Smith, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2020 at 12 pm, runs for 13 weeks

Class will continue remotely if in-person instruction is not possible.

This course will cover the grammar and writing skills that are required for success in college level courses. If you feel that you simply need a brush-up before attending college or need to improve your secores on the ACCUPLACER, you will find this course practical and useful.

 

Keyboarding F20
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Keyboarding F20

$49

with Paula Raymond, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2020 at 12:30 pm, runs for 15 weeks
Keyboarding skills are necessary as they impact the ability of a person to communicate both socially and professionally in today’s ever-changing technological world. Keyboarding skills are used in word processing and database software, email or instant message communications. In an academic setting, keyboarding skills are a substantial time-saver and a tool for students at any level; those who are unable to use this tool may fall behind or spend unnecessary time typing their work on a computer. Proficiency in this skill is a requirement in today’s job market. Keyboarding also facilitates the development of writing, spelling and grammar. This is a blended class with an expectation of daily practice at home to be eligible for high school credit. Limit 15 students.
Civics - Odysseyware
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Civics - Odysseyware

Free

with Phil Wormuth, RSU 24 Adult Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2020 at 2 pm, runs for 17 weeks

This online course will provide students with an understanding of the foundations of American government, rights and responsibilities of citizens, political views of various parties, branches of government, American voting process and economic system, and more… This course meets the requirements for a high school diploma credit and for the HiSET.

Note: Students will need access to a computer or other device and access to the internet.





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