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Next Driver Ed Class begins May 6, 2014 at Winthrop High School [Monmouth/Winthrop Adult & Community Education]

Class begins May 6, 2014 6-9 pm at Winthrop High School.

Area Driving School provides driver education classes that consists of 30 hours classroom instruction and 10 hours of behind the wheel instruction. All of the instuctors are licensed by the State of Maine and certified in First-Aid.  The vehicles are fully insured and inspected by the bureau of Motor Vehicles. Students must be 15 years of age by the first class. You'll need to bring your birth certificate, social security card, corrective lenses (glasses or contacts), blue or black ink pen and paper.

To register for class or for more information, please contact Area Driving school at 207-933-2034 or email admin@areadrivingschool.com.

 

Posted by Wendy Shoppe  on April 15, 2014 | Read more in: News

Spring Classes [Monmouth/Winthrop Adult & Community Education]

These classes start soon!

 

Dog Obedience

This is a beginner dog obedience class appropriate for dogs 4 months and up. Positive teaching method will be used to teach sit, down, come, walk safely on a leash as well as behavioral problems and leadership for the owners. Well fitting flat collar and 6 foot non-chain/ flexible leash needed. Register Today!

Instructor: Donna Cassista    5 Tuesdays, May 6, 5:30 – 6:30 PM   Location: Winthrop Grade School parking lot   Fee: $60

 

Watercolor Fun with Doris Anne Holman

You will paint a new subject each night such as birch trees, flowers, fog, as well as practice washes, quick sketches and learn composition. From beginner to experienced, this class is for you!  Bring sketch pad, watercolor paints, pencils, small crayons, water container and paper towels. Register Today!

4 Tuesdays & Thursdays, May 6, 5:30-7:30PM    Location: Winthrop Middle School Art Room   Fee: $45

 

Posted by Wendy Shoppe  on April 15, 2014 | Read more in: News

Getting Paid to Talk [Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education]

Have you ever been told that you have a great voice? This exciting class will explore numerous aspects of voice-over work for television, film, radio, audio books, documentaries and the Internet in your area. We will cover the basics, including how to prepare the all-important demo, how to be successful and earn great income in this exciting field. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions and to hear voice actors. Class participants will even have a chance to record a commercial script under the direction of our Voicecoaches.com producer! This class is informative, lots of fun and a great first step for anyone interested in voice acting professionally. Space is limited and registration closes one week prior to class so register early.

 

Posted by Theresa Boynton  on April 11, 2014 | Read more in: Events and News

University College - Summer Classes at Lawrence Adult Education [Lawrence Adult Education]

University of College

Summer 2014 Courses available at Lawrence Adult Education

To register for class or for more information call 1-800-868-7000 or visit www.learn.maine.edu.

BUA

211

63671

Acct for Management Decisions

MW 9:00am-10:15am

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

BUA

303

63932

Management Information System

Tu 7:00pm-9:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

BUA

357

63639

Business Finance

MW 10:30am-11:45am

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

BUA

369

63607

Marketing

TuTh 9:00am-11:45am

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

CIS

303

63898

Management Information Systems

Tu 7:00pm-9:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

CON

302

61521

Pharmacology

Tu 4:00pm-6:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

USM

EDU

363

62985

Young Children w/Spec Needs

MW 4:00pm-6:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

ENG

101

63367

College Writing

MW 9:00am-11:45am

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

ENG

317W

63302

Professional Writing

MW 1:00pm-3:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

HCE

605

61190

Psy Measure & Evaluation

MW 4:00pm-6:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

USM

HTY

103

62883

United States History I

TuTh 4:00pm-6:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

HUS

101

64142

Intro to Human Services

TuTh 4:00pm-6:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

HUS

125

62913

Chemical Dependency

MW 7:00pm-9:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

HUS

323

64239

Infant Mental Health

MW 4:00pm-6:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

HUS

326

63273

Chem Depend Counseling

MW 7:00pm-9:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

HUS

354

63472

Behavioral Health Professional

W 7:00pm-9:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

HUS

363

62949

Young Children w/Spec Needs

MW 4:00pm-6:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

MAT

111

63240

Algebra II

TuTh 4:00pm-6:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

MAT

112

63214

College Algebra

TuTh 7:00pm-9:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

MUS

117

63847

Dream Machine:Histry Rock/Roll

MW 4:00pm-6:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

POS

101

63182

American Government

TuTh 7:00pm-9:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

PSY

308

63714

Human Development

TuTh 7:00pm-9:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

PSY

345

63750

Prob & Interven in Childhood

TuTh 4:00pm-6:45pm

Interactive Television

Fairfield

UMA

 

Posted by Kathy Cote  on April 11, 2014 | Read more in: News

Summer Courses at Lawrence Adult Education in Fairfield [Lawrence Adult Education]

The Lawrence Adult Education summer course schedule is available!

If you are interested in going to college and need an academic brush-up or need prerequisites, this summer is a great time go get things done! The eight week summer session begins on June 9th.

Also, if you are interested in earning your high school equivalency diploma we have classes for you this summer to get you on your way to taking the HiSET - High School Equivalency Test  (previously the GED).

Not an academic student but looking for something fun and interesting or to boost your skills?  Try an online class at www.ed2go.com/sad49! Most classes start at $99.

Online class categories include:

  1. Accounting and Finance
  2. Business
  3. College Readiness
  4. Computer Applications
  5. Design and Composition
  6. Health Care and Medical
  7. Language and Arts
  8. Law and Legal
  9. Personal Development
  10. Teaching and Education
  11. Technology
  12. Writing and Publishing

Contact the adult education office at 453-4200, ext. 3114 or email adulted@msad49.org for more information.

 

Lawrence Adult Education

4 School Street

Fairfield, Maine 04937

207.453.4200, ext. 3114  |  207.453.4225, fax  |  www.lawrenceadulted.org

 

Posted by Kathy Cote  on April 10, 2014

Spring Paint Party! [MSAD 52 Adult & Community Education]

Paint Party with Kellie Chasse!

Have you always wanted to try watercolors, but are too nervous or embarrassed? Receive step by step instructions and bring home THIS 5 x 7 painting in one night! No experience is required and all supplies are included! We promise you will have a great time and also be amazed at your creation!

This course meets Thursday, April 10th from 6 to 8pm

Course Location:

Leavitt Area High School

21 Matthews Way

Turner, ME 04282

Cost: $40

Register ONLINE at www.msad52.maineadulted.org

 

Posted by Kelly Cabral  on April 8, 2014

Adult Ed Edge-NEW! [Madawaska Adult and Community Education]

Click below to download the latest edition of our newsletter or read the excerpt below:

THE_ADULT_ED_EDGE_vol_3_ed_2.pdf

Meet this year's graduates.  Find out what everyone is saying about our adult education programming.  Get more information about the Grosses Tetes craze!  See what's new and how adult education can help you prepare for your future.

 * Download the link above to see details and pictures in the

newest Adult Ed Edge & the students profiled!

  Archives:

PDF versions of the inaugural & archived issues of the Adult Ed Edge are available for download below:

THE_ADULT_ED_EDGE_vol_3_ed_1.pdf

THE_ADULT_ED_EDGE_vol_2_ed_2.pdf

THE_ADULT_ED_EDGE_vol_2_ed_1.pdf 

THE_ADULT_ED_EDGE_vol_1_ed_2.pdf

THE_ADULT_ED_EDGE_vol_1_ed_1.pdf

 

 

 

Posted by Stacey Cyr  on April 7, 2014 | Read more in: News

MEDICATION COURSE FOR CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANTS [Eastern Aroostook Adult and Community Education]

Now accepting applications!

If you cannot print the application, you may pick one up in the office at the Caribou Learning Center, 75 Bennett Drive, Caribou. You may also request one be mailed to you by calling the office at 207-493-4272, or emailing krockwell@rsu39.org - subject "CNA-Med application request", include your name and address.

CNA_Med_Application.pdf

 

EASTERN AROOSTOOK ADULT & COMMUNITY EDUCATION

MEDICATION COURSE FOR CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANTS

GENERAL INFORMATION

This course will provide instruction necessary for completion of the Standardized Medication Course for Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA’s).

The course will consist of one hundred twenty (120) hours of instruction.   Sixty (60) hours will be spent in the classroom, twenty (20) hours skills lab, and forty (40) hours of clinical experience in a long-term health care facility.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Before being considered for the program, each applicant must:

  • A.    Be in good physical and mental health.
  • Demonstrate good grooming and personal hygiene.
  • Have no recent history of alcohol or drug abuse.
  • Complete an application.
  • Equivalent of at least one year of full- time employment (2080 hours) as a CNA.  Must attach verification from your employer or Human Resources Department.
  • Be currently listed on Maine Registry of Certified Nursing Assistants, and must attach a current copy with your application from the “ALMS License Information” found online at Maine.gov.
  • Submit two (2) letters of recommendation from a director of nursing and/or a supervising registered professional nurse.  The recommender must have directly supervised the applicant, and be stated so in the letter.  (LPN letters are unacceptable)
  • Pass a reading comprehension test (CASAS) with a minimum of 10th grade reading level.
  • Participate in an interview with the instructor.

 

All of the above will be considered in the Director’s final decision for acceptance into this program.

 

The total fee of $850, including books, must be paid in full before the class start date.  There are no refunds.  100% attendance is required, there are no make-up days.

 

Posted by Karen Rockwell  on April 7, 2014 | Read more in: Post Secondary News

Open Studio Watercolors [Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education]

Open Studio Watercolors

Join local artist, Diana Hertz one evening a week for instruction in using watercolors. Whether you are a beginner or have some art background Diana can assist you in accessing your creativity in a medium that will help you produce a piece that you can display with pride. Relax and enjoy. We encourage you to view Diana's work online at www.dianahertz.com. A materials list will be provided at the time of registration.

 

Posted by Theresa Boynton  on April 3, 2014 | Read more in: Events and News

Public Informational Meeting April 9, 2014 [Lisbon Adult & Community Education]

On behalf of the Lisbon School Department, I would like to personally invite you to a Community Informational Meeting that is scheduled to be held on Wednesday, April 9th at the Lisbon High School Gymnasium from 5:30PM-7PM. During this meeting we will be providing the public with an update on the proposed June Bond Referendum and updated costs associated with building a new gymnasium and renovations to the existing track. Please feel free to contact me directly at 353-6711 X1005 or at  rgreen@lisbonschoolsme.org  if you have any questions related to this evening. We hope that you are able to join us. Richard A. Green Superintendent of Schools Lisbon School Department 19 Gartley Street Lisbon, ME  04250 Phone: (207) 353-6711 Fax: (207) 353-3032

 

Posted by Sara Flowers  on April 3, 2014 | Read more in: Events