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Archive: November 2008

Web Portal launch

Maine Adult Education is poised to launch its new web portal bringing the full range of courses to adult learners throughout the state via the web.

 

Posted by Cathy Newell  on November 14, 2008 | Read more in: Press clippings

Navigating Our Site [Central Lincoln County Adult Education]

Welcome to our website.  The site offers many exciting features designed to make locating and registering for courses much easier.

Some of these features include:

  • Search for courses: You can now search for courses from our program as well as from other adult education programs across the state. You can also browse our courses by category if you prefer.
  • Register online: You no longer need to come into our office or mail us your registration for some courses. When you see the "Add to Cart" button on any course, that means you can register and pay for the course online in a few easy steps. Of course, you can also call, walk-in, or mail in your registration if you prefer.
  • Latest news and events: Read our latest news, updates, happenings and events inside our News & Events section. You can also subscribe to our News & Events using RSS.
  • Frequently Asked Questions: Find answers to important questions about our program, schedules, registering, and the adult education system by searching or browsing our frequently asked questions section.

Our website is a part of the Maine Adult Education Portal, sponsored and managed by the Maine Adult Education Association. When you visit the MAEA website online at http://www.maineadulted.org, you can search for courses and programs statewide to find the perfect class closest to where you work or live.

These are just a few of the many exciting additions to our site, and many more are slated to appear over the next year. Please continue to check back with us, and please share your feedback by contacting us. Thank you, and we hope you enjoy our adult education website.

 

Posted by Kathi Medcalf  on November 9, 2008 | Read more in: News

Welcome to our new website! [MSAD 58 Adult and Community Education]

We have recently launched our new website! The new site brings with it many new and exciting features designed to make locating and registering for courses much easier.

Some of these new and exciting features include:

  • Search for courses: You can now search for courses from our program as well as from other adult education programs across the state. You can also browse our courses by category if you prefer.
  • Register online: You no longer need to come into our office or mail us your registration for some courses. When you see the "Add to Cart" button on any course, that means you can register and pay for the course online in a few easy steps. Of course, you can also call, walk-in, or mail in your registration if you prefer.
  • Latest news and events: Read our latest news, updates, happenings and events inside our News & Events section. You can also subscribe to our News & Events using RSS.
  • Frequently Asked Questions: Find answers to important questions about our program, schedules, registering, and the adult education system by searching or browsing our frequently asked questions section.

Our website is a part of the new Maine Adult Education Portal, sponsored and managed by the Maine Adult Education Association. When you visit the new MAEA website online at http://www.maineadulted.org, you can search for courses and programs statewide to find the perfect class closest to where you work or live.

These are just a few of the many exciting additions to our site, and many more are slated to appear over the next year. Please continue to check back with us, and please share your feedback by contacting us. Thank you, and we hope you enjoy your new adult education website.

 

Posted by Kathi Medcalf  on November 9, 2008 | Read more in: News

Welcome! [RSU16 Adult Education ]

Welcome to Mechanic Falls - Minot - Poland Adult & Community Education.  If you are unfamiliar with our site, you will find many user-friendly features to make locating and registering for courses a snap.

Some of these features include:

  • Search for courses: You can search for courses from our program as well as from other adult education programs across the state. You can also browse our courses by category if you prefer.
  • Latest news and events: Read our latest news, updates, happenings and events inside our News & Events section. You can also subscribe to our News & Events using RSS.
  • Frequently Asked Questions: Find answers to important questions about our program, schedules, registering, and the adult education system by searching or browsing our frequently asked questions section.

Our website is a part of the Maine Adult Education Portal, sponsored and managed by the Maine Adult Education Association. When you visit the MAEA website online at http://www.maineadulted.org, you can search for courses and programs statewide to find the perfect class closest to where you work or live.

Please continue to check back with us, and please share your feedback by contacting us. Thank you, and we hope you enjoy our adult education website.

 

Posted by Admin   on November 9, 2008 | Read more in: News

Welcome to our website! [Belfast Adult Education]

Welcome to our web site!  We hope that you will take advantage of the exciting features designed to make locating and registering for courses much easier.  Our website is a part of the Maine Adult Education Portal, sponsored and managed by the Maine Adult Education Association. When you visit the new MAEA website online at http://www.maineadulted.org, you can search for courses and programs statewide to find the perfect class closest to where you work or live.  Some of these features include:  Registering online if your program permits it, read the Latest news and events and review Frequently Asked Questions.  Thank you, and we hope you enjoy this adult education website.

 

Posted by Darrell Gilman  on November 9, 2008 | Read more in: News

Welcome to our new website! [RSU #3]

We have recently launched our new website! The new site brings with it many new and exciting features designed to make locating and registering for courses much easier.

Some of these new and exciting features include:

  • Search for courses: You can now search for courses from our program as well as from other adult education programs across the state. You can also browse our courses by category if you prefer.
  • Register online: You no longer need to come into our office or mail us your registration for some courses. When you see the "Add to Cart" button on any course, that means you can register and pay for the course online in a few easy steps. Of course, you can also call, walk-in, or mail in your registration if you prefer.
  • Latest news and events: Read our latest news, updates, happenings and events inside our News & Events section. You can also subscribe to our News & Events using RSS.
  • Frequently Asked Questions: Find answers to important questions about our program, schedules, registering, and the adult education system by searching or browsing our frequently asked questions section.

Our website is a part of the new Maine Adult Education Portal, sponsored and managed by the Maine Adult Education Association. When you visit the new MAEA website online at http://www.maineadulted.org, you can search for courses and programs statewide to find the perfect class closest to where you work or live.

These are just a few of the many exciting additions to our site, and many more are slated to appear over the next year. Please continue to check back with us, and please share your feedback by contacting us. Thank you, and we hope you enjoy your new adult education website.

 

Posted by Kathi Medcalf  on November 9, 2008 | Read more in: News

Welcome to our new website! [Eastern Aroostook Adult and Community Education]

We have recently launched our new website! The new site brings with it many new and exciting features designed to make locating and registering for courses much easier.

Some of these new and exciting features include:

  • Search for courses: You can now search for courses from our program as well as from other adult education programs across the state. You can also browse our courses by category if you prefer.
  • Register online: You no longer need to come into our office or mail us your registration for some courses. When you see the "Add to Cart" button on any course, that means you can register and pay for the course online in a few easy steps. Of course, you can also call, walk-in, or mail in your registration if you prefer.
  • Latest news and events: Read our latest news, updates, happenings and events inside our News & Events section. You can also subscribe to our News & Events using RSS.
  • Frequently Asked Questions: Find answers to important questions about our program, schedules, registering, and the adult education system by searching or browsing our frequently asked questions section.

Our website is a part of the new Maine Adult Education Portal, sponsored and managed by the Maine Adult Education Association. When you visit the new MAEA website online at http://www.maineadulted.org, you can search for courses and programs statewide to find the perfect class closest to where you work or live.

These are just a few of the many exciting additions to our site, and many more are slated to appear over the next year. Please continue to check back with us, and please share your feedback by contacting us. Thank you, and we hope you enjoy your new adult education website.

 

 

 

Posted by Dan MacDonald  on November 9, 2008 | Read more in: News

Stay up to date with what is happening in SAD 1 Adult & Community Education! [MSAD#1 Adult Education]

Upcoming Events:

Register NOW for our new Academic Trimester & Personal Enrichment Semester!

Check out our course listings for all the amazing opportunities we offer...over a dozen new classes and workshops have been added!!!

  High School Completion

Students seeking to complete their high school credentials must set up an appointment at the Adult Education office to register for classes.  We will help you design a program to complete graduation requirements. Diploma classes are available during the daytime and evening.  Credits from other schools or sources will be reviewed for acceptance.  Credit may be awarded for military experience, job training, homemaking, and volunteer experience.  Upon graduation you will receive a Presque Isle High School diploma.

College Transitions Program

College Transitions is a comprehensive program of study leading to enrollment and success in a post-secondary institution.  The program includes career planning, case management and data collection; instruction in college preparation coursework; and the development of a peer cohort and/or coaching system.  Adults who are studying to earn high school diplomas receive help in transitioning to college, and adults who have high school diplomas receive preparatory support for college.  Counseling, mentoring and support services are provided to enable these adults to successfully transition to college and earn degrees.

College Transition --- SMART Start Flez w/ NMCC

We have partnered with NMCC to offer SMART Start Flex!  If you plan to enroll at NMCC but need assistance in Math and/or English to boost your ACCUPLACER scores this is the program for you!  We offer Both English and Math/Algebra as well as NMCC's 1-credit College Success (COL 103) to help prepre you for college.  We will also provide you with a tablet and a LiveScribe pen and teach you how to use it!  You will be considered a NMCC student, complete with ID card.  You will be issued a NMCC email address and have full access to the student portal...don't worry, we will show you how yo access everything!  We will waive the NMCC application fee for and help you file your FAFSA.  When you successfully complete the program and tranfer to the NMCC campus we let you keep the technology!!!  If this is all available at NO COST TO YOU!!!!!!  Don't miss this amazing opportunity to get a jump-start to success on your college education.  Call TODAY to set up an appointment! 764-4776

 

ETS® High School Equivalency Test

The Educational Testing Service is pleased to announce that as of January 2014, a more accessible high school equivalency test is available.  The HiSET® examis the first alternative to the GED test since 1942 and includes elements that are critical to providing educational opportunities for those who need a second chance to succeed.  HiSET® prep classes are strongly recommended and the HiSET® pre-tests are required.  Tests are at no cost to Maine residents. The HiSET® exam measures students in the same content areas as the GED test.

 

Adult Basic Education (ABE)

Adult Basic Education courses are designed for adults who wish to improve basic reading, writing, or math skills.  We have an open Learning Lab where instructors will work with students in small groups or individually.

 

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Individual tutoring is available for persons who do not speak English as their first language and who would like to acquire skills in conversational English and writing.

 

 

Posted by LeRae Kinney  on November 9, 2008 | Read more in: News and Events

Welcome to our new website! [State of Maine Adult Education]

We have recently launched our new website! The new site brings with it many new and exciting features designed to make locating and registering for courses much easier.

Some of these new and exciting features include:

  • Search for courses: You can now search for courses from our program as well as from other adult education programs across the state. You can also browse our courses by category if you prefer.
  • Register online: You no longer need to come into our office or mail us your registration for some courses. When you see the "Add to Cart" button on any course, that means you can register and pay for the course online in a few easy steps. Of course, you can also call, walk-in, or mail in your registration if you prefer.
  • Latest news and events: Read our latest news, updates, happenings and events inside our News & Events section. You can also subscribe to our News & Events using RSS.
  • Frequently Asked Questions: Find answers to important questions about our program, schedules, registering, and the adult education system by searching or browsing our frequently asked questions section.

Our website is a part of the new Maine Adult Education Portal, sponsored and managed by the Maine Adult Education Association. When you visit the new MAEA website online at http://www.maineadulted.org, you can search for courses and programs statewide to find the perfect class closest to where you work or live.

These are just a few of the many exciting additions to our site, and many more are slated to appear over the next year. Please continue to check back with us, and please share your feedback by contacting us. Thank you, and we hope you enjoy your new adult education website.

 

Posted by Kathi Medcalf  on November 9, 2008 | Read more in: News

Welcome to our new website! [East Millinocket Adult & Community Education ]

We have recently launched our new website! The new site brings with it many new and exciting features designed to make locating and registering for courses much easier.

Some of these new and exciting features include:

  • Search for courses: You can now search for courses from our program as well as from other adult education programs across the state. You can also browse our courses by category if you prefer.
  • Register online: You no longer need to come into our office or mail us your registration for some courses. When you see the "Add to Cart" button on any course, that means you can register and pay for the course online in a few easy steps. Of course, you can also call, walk-in, or mail in your registration if you prefer.
  • Latest news and events: Read our latest news, updates, happenings and events inside our News & Events section. You can also subscribe to our News & Events using RSS.
  • Frequently Asked Questions: Find answers to important questions about our program, schedules, registering, and the adult education system by searching or browsing our frequently asked questions section.

Our website is a part of the new Maine Adult Education Portal, sponsored and managed by the Maine Adult Education Association. When you visit the new MAEA website online at http://www.maineadulted.org, you can search for courses and programs statewide to find the perfect class closest to where you work or live.

These are just a few of the many exciting additions to our site, and many more are slated to appear over the next year. Please continue to check back with us, and please share your feedback by contacting us. Thank you, and we hope you enjoy your new adult education website.

 

Posted by Kathi Medcalf  on November 9, 2008 | Read more in: News