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Reading Short Stories
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Reading Short Stories

$30

with Leslie Hunt, Portland Adult Education

Calendar Apr 29, 2021 at 9 am, runs for 9 weeks
Through stories, you can learn about other people, places, and cultures. Reading helps to build vocabulary and writing skills, and sharing ideas about what you read helps with reading comprehension. In this class we'll read, discuss, and write about short stories by many different authors. This class meets weekly on Zoom and requires an additional 4-5 hours of online work each week. For Level 100+. Online Registration is not available for this course. It may be subject to certain prerequisites or inventory requirements. Please contact PAE by email (adulted@portlandschools.org) or by phone (874-8155) to discuss the requirements for this course or for more information.
U.S. History
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U.S. History

$30

with Benjamin Bradford, Portland Adult Education

Calendar Apr 29, 2021 at 12 pm, runs for 9 weeks
Investigate a few key periods in U.S. History. Improve your ability to read and write about advanced academic texts. Think deeply about whether and how the U.S. has lived up to its ideals of liberty, equality, rights, democracy, and opportunity. This class meets weekly on Zoom and requires an additional 4-5 hours of online work each week. For Level 100+. Online Registration is not available for this course. It may be subject to certain prerequisites or inventory requirements. Please contact PAE by email (adulted@portlandschools.org) or by phone (874-8155) to discuss the requirements for this course or for more information.
General Science
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General Science

$30

with Carolyn Lancia, Portland Adult Education

Calendar Apr 29, 2021 at 4 pm, runs for 9 weeks
Learn many aspects of science, such as atomic theory, scientific method, Newton’s Laws, cells, and ecosystems. For This class meets weekly on Zoom and requires an additional 4-5 hours of online work each week. Level 100+. Online Registration is not available for this course. It may be subject to certain prerequisites or inventory requirements. Please contact PAE by email (adulted@portlandschools.org) or by phone (874-8155) to discuss the requirements for this course or for more information.
Intro to College Writing
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Intro to College Writing

$30

with Briana Bizier, Portland Adult Education

Calendar Apr 29, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 9 weeks
In this top-level English course, you will create focused, well-developed essays so that you will be ready for college. You’ll also learn how to write a strong application for a scholarship. This class meets weekly on Zoom and requires an additional 4-5 hours of online work each week. For Level 300, by teacher recommendation only. Online Registration is not available for this course. It may be subject to certain prerequisites or inventory requirements. Please contact PAE by email (adulted@portlandschools.org) or by phone (874-8155) to discuss the requirements for this course or for more information.
U.S. History
Online Registration Unavailable

U.S. History

$30

with Benjamin Bradford, Portland Adult Education

Calendar Apr 29, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 9 weeks
Investigate a few key periods in U.S. History. Improve your ability to read and write about advanced academic texts. Think deeply about whether and how the U.S. has lived up to its ideals of liberty, equality, rights, democracy, and opportunity. This class meets weekly on Zoom and requires an additional 4-5 hours of online work each week. For Level 100+. Online Registration is not available for this course. It may be subject to certain prerequisites or inventory requirements. Please contact PAE by email (adulted@portlandschools.org) or by phone (874-8155) to discuss the requirements for this course or for more information.

Creative Writing Workshop via Zoom - Session 4

$124

with Elizabeth Potter, RSU #40 Adult Education

Calendar May 12, 2021 at 1 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This ongoing workshop offers participants an opportunity to get the creative juices flowing, overcome the internal critic, and let heart and soul flow out onto the page! Just as importantly, it also provides a tight knit, supportive community of fellow writers with whom to share the fruits of your labor. The instructor, Elizabeth Potter, will present proven writing prompts and techniques to tickle your muse and coax even the most hesitant voice onto the page.

Elizabeth Potter is a teacher and poet residing in Midcoast Maine. A collection of her poetry “T’ai Chi of Leaves” was released by Moon Pie press in September 2016. Her poems have also been widely published in literary journals both locally and nationally. Elizabeth has been leading creative writing workshops for all ages for the past seventeen years.

Creative Writing Workshop via Zoom - Session 4

$124

with Elizabeth Potter, Central Lincoln County Adult Education

Calendar May 12, 2021 at 1 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This ongoing workshop offers participants an opportunity to get the creative juices flowing, overcome the internal critic, and let heart and soul flow out onto the page! Just as importantly, it also provides a tight knit, supportive community of fellow writers with whom to share the fruits of your labor. The instructor, Elizabeth Potter, will present proven writing prompts and techniques to tickle your muse and coax even the most hesitant voice onto the page.

Elizabeth Potter is a teacher and poet residing in Midcoast Maine. A collection of her poetry “T’ai Chi of Leaves” was released by Moon Pie press in September 2016. Her poems have also been widely published in literary journals both locally and nationally. Elizabeth has been leading creative writing workshops for all ages for the past seventeen years.

 Medical Transcription Certificate Program
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Medical Transcription Certificate Program

$2,050

with Academy of Medical Professions, Gorham Adult Education

Medical transcription is a desired field for most people trying to work at home. Strong typing, computer, and English grammar skills are essential.   Medical terminology, formats, rules and regulations, jobs, calculation of pay, confidentiality, FTP, and tricks of the trade, all equipment, reference books, and course books are provided with the course fee.  Classes are once a week for 16-weeks with a completion of 16 weeks to 6 month options.  This is a State Certified Program and you will receive a Certificate of Completion and Letter of Recommendation upon graduation, resumes and how to obtain a job are covered in this program.  Course includes medical terminology, Anatomy & physiology and transcription.  $2650, includes everything for the course and the field.   TO REGISTER OR PAYMENT PLANS CALL:  866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714 or www. academyofmedicalprofessions.com  





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