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Maine Adult Education



Literacy

HiSET Prep and Testing

Free

with Liz Tibbetts, Oak Hill Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 14, 2020 at 4 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.

ESOL
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ESOL

Free

with Mary Noyes, Bonny Eagle Adult Education

Calendar Sep 15, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 13 weeks

Learn to speak, read and write English well. Our personalized classes will help you get the skills you need to apply for a job, get your license and even prepare you to become a U.S. citizen! 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.

Intermediate to Advanced ELL

Free

with Mary Klement, Scarborough Adult Learning Center

Calendar Current session started Sep 15, 2020 at 5 pm

Intermediate to Advanced ELL

Students will need access to email in order to view and prepare for lessons. Google Classroom is utilized to assign reading and other activities. As this is an intermediate/advanced class, lessons are built around a brief news article or other passage regarding current events. Discussion prompts are designed to guide the conversations. Supplement work and worksheets will be utilized to strengthen the grammar, usage, and mechanics of the English language. Vocabulary is highlighted and defined based on the articles read and student’s submissions from their daily lives.

Days: Tues/Thurs

Dates: 9/15-12/17

Time: 5-7 pm

Instructor: Mary Klement

Reading
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Reading

Free

with Cynthia Williams, Bonny Eagle Adult Education

Calendar Sep 15, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 13 weeks

We will practice safe distancing and a mask must be worn during this class. Thank you for helping to keep our staff and students safe.

Let our reading specialist, Cindy Williams, work with you to improve your basic reading and writing skills. 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.

Beginner ELL
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Beginner ELL

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with Jennifer Goodine, Scarborough Adult Learning Center

Calendar Current session started Sep 16, 2020 at 4:30 pm

(Zoom & Google Classroom)

Are you interested in improving your English skills? Learning English can help you communicate with your child’s school, expand your job prospects, and increase your ability to read and speak English. This class will teach basic communication, life skills, and literacy. Students will need a computer or tablet to access the internet each week. 

Day: Weds

Dates: 9/16-12/16

Time: 4:30-6:30 pm

Instructor: Jennifer Goodine

English Language Learner - Beginner ELL Afternoon (Levels 1, 2 & 3)
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English Language Learner - Beginner ELL Afternoon (Levels 1, 2 & 3)

Free

with Jennifer Goodine, South Portland Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 17, 2020 at 4 pm, runs for 12 weeks

PROGRAM INFORMATION

  • FREE classes for English language learners
  • Levels from beginning to advanced offered during the evening online
  • Classes are noncredit (0 units) and can be repeated
  • Practice and improve speaking, listening, reading, writing, pronunciation and grammar skills
  • Develop and improve college and career readiness skills

PLACEMENT

New students are encouraged to take an assessment to determine which classes are best for their current skill level. Please contact the Adult Education Office for placement questions or to take the assessment.

English Language Learner - Advanced ELL Evening (Levels 4, 5 & 6)
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English Language Learner - Advanced ELL Evening (Levels 4, 5 & 6)

Free

with Jennifer Goodine, South Portland Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 17, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 12 weeks

PROGRAM INFORMATION

  • FREE classes for English language learners
  • Levels from beginning to advanced offered during the evening online
  • Classes are noncredit (0 units) and can be repeated
  • Practice and improve speaking, listening, reading, writing, pronunciation and grammar skills
  • Develop and improve college and career readiness skills

PLACEMENT

New students are encouraged to take an assessment to determine which classes are best for their current skill level. Please contact the Adult Education Office for placement questions or to take the assessment.

English Language Learner - Beginner ELL Evening (Levels 1, 2 & 3)
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English Language Learner - Beginner ELL Evening (Levels 1, 2 & 3)

Free

with Marissa Cassily, South Portland Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 17, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 16 weeks

PROGRAM INFORMATION

  • FREE classes for English language learners
  • Levels from beginning to advanced offered during the evening online
  • Classes are noncredit (0 units) and can be repeated
  • Practice and improve speaking, listening, reading, writing, pronunciation and grammar skills
  • Develop and improve college and career readiness skills

PLACEMENT

New students are encouraged to take an assessment to determine which classes are best for their current skill level. Please contact the Adult Education Office for placement questions or to take the assessment.





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