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High School Diploma

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Earn Your High School Diploma Now!
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Earn Your High School Diploma Now!

Free

with Steve Vose, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Jul 1, 2020

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.

English Skills and Writing Fundamentals
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English Skills and Writing Fundamentals

Free

with TBD To Be Determined, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Jul 1, 2020 , runs for 52 weeks

The course focus is on developing reading and writing skills. You will learn to identify and correct common writing errors, and learn helpful techniques to get your ideas down on paper. We will read short stories, a novel, opinion essays and non-fiction articles. The class will benefit students preparing for the HiSET or college and credit recovery students needing English credits for their high school diploma.

Instructor: TBD

By appointment

Location: MCHS

Registration: Free to diploma and HiSET students Contact Steve Vose, Adult Ed Director, for enrollment information 685-4923 x1009

Online HiSET Test Preparation
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Online HiSET Test Preparation

Free

with Steve Vose, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Jul 1, 2020

NEW to this year’s educational program are the online HiSET tutoring and instructional resources. Students can study and achieve their dream of achieving a high school diploma from the comfort of their home. A limited supply of laptops and internet ports will be available for students who do not have the necessary technology.

If interested, please contact steve_vose@maranacook.com or 685-4923 x1009.

Behavioral Health Professional Training

$25

with Jeff Carpenter, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 7, 2020

START ANYTIME!!

Our community is looking for individuals who want to make a difference in a child’s life.

Children’s Behavioral Health Services are vital to Maine’s children with Intellectual Disabilities, Autism and Mental Health Disorders and their families. And the need in our area is great!

As an integral part of the child’s treatment team, a Certified Behavioral Health Professional (BHP) has the opportunity to make an immediate impact while helping a child grow and develop to their full potential.

We are excited to connect our community to this wonderful ONLINE training program. The online training will equip you to help children who are receiving Behavior Health services. The training will prepare you for employment through local social services agencies. The program can be started at any time and finished at your own pace.

You will complete 12 online modules then 3 4-hour live sessions, including the new ethics and boundaries training.  Once the modules are completed, you will receive free online blood borne pathogen training and virtual First Aid & CPR training if you do not already possess those certifications. The entire training requirements will take about 45 hours. Registration is ongoing till June 30, 2021.

Any individual who will be 18 years of age or older upon completion of the course may register.

The administration fee of $25 is waived for existing SAD1 Adult & Community Education students.

See Blended Learning Curriculum at Woodfords Family Service for more information.

English
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English

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with Christa Galipeau, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Current session started 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!

Math
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Math

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with Judy Perkins, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 8, 2020 at 2 pm

In this class students will begin with a review of basic math facts and basic math operations.  Students will learn the vocabulary connected with mathematics. 

Students will be able to apply the four basic mathematic operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division) over whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and integers.  Percent, measurement, formulas, equations, ratio and proportion will also be covered.  Students will learn to read, set up and solve word problems, percentage problems, geometric formulas, read graphs, make graphs and begin elementary algebra.  Homework will be assigned.

Students join this class at anytime during the academic year! 

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

College and Career Advising

Free

with Caitlin Clark, RSU #13 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Current session started Jan 4, 2021

College and Career Advising

Are you thinking about making a change in your job or career? Are you considering going back to school for further training and education, but aren’t sure where to go? RSU13 Adult Education can help! Our college and career advisor can meet with you to complete career assessments, research options that fit your needs and make a plan to reach your goal. If you are considering college and training programs, our instructors can help you improve your English and Math scores on the tests needed to gain admission. We can help you apply for financial aid and scholarships, and assist you with the transition into your program. Call today for a free appointment! 207-594-9764

High School Completion

Free

with Michelle Brzezowski, Mt. Desert Island Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jan 4, 2021

We have two high school completion options:

Option One: Students who only need a handful of credits to complete their diploma as can do so through MDI Adult Education. Credits can be earned remotely though an intake and pre-assessment are required. Contact us!

 

Option Two: Students who successfully complete the HiSET® (think: GED®) will be awarded a High School Equivalency Diploma which affords the student the same rights and privileges as a credit-bearing diploma. A preparation plan can be done remotely under teacher guidance though an intake, pre-assessments, and practice tests are required. Contact us!

 Our program is available to area residents (Hancock County ME).





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