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Archive: October 2013

CNA Program [Augusta Adult and Community Education]

We are currently taking applications for our Spring 2014 Certified Nursing Assistant program. Our class is limited to ten students. Please call us today at 626-2470 to start the application process.


Posted by Helen Emery  on October 30, 2013

University of Maine System Classes on Site in Fairfield [Lawrence Adult Education]

Did you know that you can take University of Maine System classes right here in Fairfield?

Univeristy College offers statewide access to courses and degrees from the University of Maine campuses. Courses are available online and through interactive television (ITV) at sites statewide including Lawrence Adult Education. For more information or to register call 1-800-868-7000 or visit the University College website at

You can also take exams for your ONLINE CLASSES at the Fairfield Site at Lawrence Adult Ed.

To register to take your exams at this site, visit:


What are ITV courses?

ITV courses are broadcast live by faculty from University of Maine System campuses to University College centers and sites across Maine. Students view the class on TV monitors and interact with the instructor and with other students using a toll-free classroom telephone. Many ITV courses include streaming video, allowing students to view lectures online.

Most ITV classes also require students to participate online through BlackBoard or other online instructional programs.



Posted by Kathy Cote  on October 24, 2013 | Read more in: Links

ED2GO Online Learning [Lawrence Adult Education]




Our instructor-led online courses are informative, fun, convenient, affordable, and highly interactive. We focus on creating supportive communities for our learners. New course sessions begin monthly and take about six weeks to complete. These instructor-facilitated online courses are fun, convenient and highly interactive. All courses run for six weeks (with a two-week grace period at the end). Courses are project oriented and inlcude lessons, quizzes, hands-on assignments, discussion areas, supplementary links, and more. Complete any of these courses entirely from your home or office and at any time of the day or night.



Online Career Training Programs can start your students on a path to an in-demand profession. They can begin these programs at any time and learn at their own pace. Upon successful completion of all coursework, they will receive a Certificate of Completion. 

Your Schedule • Your Budget • Your Future...Today!

Lawrence Adult Education, in partnership with ed2go, offers online open enrollment programs designed to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional level positions for many in-demand occupations. 

Our programs are designed by a team of professionals from each respective field, providing you with effective web-based learning programs. Instructors/mentors are actively involved in your online learning experience, responding to any questions or concerns, as well as encouraging and motivating you to succeed.


To get started visit our online Instruction Center at or our Career Training Program site at




Posted by Kathy Cote  on October 24, 2013 | Read more in: Links

PVAEC offers "Learn to use High Speed Internet to Grow Your Business" [PVAEC - Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative]

Nancy Marshall CommunicationJoin us on Tuesday, November 19th from 5 to 7 pm to discover tips and tricks to grow your business via the internet.  Our instructor, Nancy Marshall, owner of Nancy Marshall Communications , is a marketing and communications expert.  She will share public relations and marketing tips to help you increase your sales.  You can't afford to miss this workshop!  This free workshop will be broadcast concurrently from three Adult Ed locations:  Farmington, Skowheagan, and Dover-Foxcroft. Register now - space is limited!


Posted by Kathy Normandin  on October 10, 2013