Literacy and Languages

 

 

ADULT BASIC EDUCATION
WINCHELL, WYNNE
Many adults have not developed their basic math  or reading skills.  This class offers the opportunity to learn in a small, comfortable, and encouraging classroom setting.
MATH: TUE/THU, September 4, 2018, 8:30-10:00, 15 weeks, Kennebec Learning Center, Cost: Free READING: TUE/THU, September 4, 2018, 10:00-11:30, 15 weeks, Kennebec Learning Center, Cost: Free

ELL ADVANCED ACADEMIC & CAREER ADVISING
CORCORAN, REBECCA
This course will prepare students for post-secondary education and the workplace. It covers interest inventories, learning styles, and personality preferences, self-evaluations of work abilities and skill toward career pathways. Recognizing and overcoming barriers to college and the workplace will be discussed as well as development of appropriate attitudes, time management, organizational skills, conflict resolution and work ethics. College placement testing, college tours, navigating a college campus or career site, interviewing skills and applications for college and work will be covered, along with resumes and doing online applications. We will address the soft skills one needs to get and keep a job or stay in school.
TUE/September 4, 2018, 8:30-11:30, 8 weeks, Kennebec Learning Center, Cost: Free + Text

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS
FOSTER, JANICE
KELLY, NANCY
Come join one of our ELL classes to increase language proficiency in any of the following areas:  everyday conversation, pronunciation, grammar, or writing. The informal classroom setting creates a relaxed environment for learning and socialization.  Call us at 626-2470 to register.

ELL ADVANCED: MON/WED, September 10, 2018, 8:30-11:30, 15 weeks, Kennebec Learning Center, Cost: Free + Text

ELL BEGINNER: MON/TUE/WED/THU, September 10, 2018, 8:30-11:30, 15 weeks, Kennebec Learning Center, Cost: Free + Text

ELL INTERMEDIATE:  MON/WED, September 10, 2018, 12:30-2:30, 15 weeks, Kennebec Learning Center, Cost: Free + Text

ELL MULTI-LEVEL: MON/WED, September 10, 2018, 5:30-8:30, 15 weeks, Kennebec Learning Center, Cost: Free + Text

ELL ADVANCED ENGLISH: TUE/THU, September 4, 2018, 5:30-8:00, 15 weeks, Kennebec Learning Center, Cost: Free + Text

ELL HIGH BEGINNER/LOW INTERMEDIATE: TUE/THU, September 4, 2018, 8:30-11:30, 15 weeks, Kennebec Learning Center, Cost: Free + Text

 ELL CAREER ADVISING
CORCORAN, REBECCA
This course begins to prepare ELL students for the workplace. It covers work place vocabulary including job titles, actions and descriptions. We discuss different occupations, what education or skills are required, and work opportunities in the community. Students have the opportunity to tour local colleges and universities. Students start recognizing and overcoming barriers to finding education and employment.
THU/September 6, 2018, 9:00-10:00, 15 weeks, Kennebec Learning Center, Cost: Free + Text

ELL ECONOMIC FOUNDATIONS
EMERY, MICHAEL
This course is designed to introduce students to basic economic principles and skills associated with Personal Economics, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, and Global Economics. We will cover the basic skills (balancing a checkbook, maintaining good credit) you will need to get by in today's modern financial maze. We will explore what you need to know about credit and loans, insurance, taxes, how to pay for college and how to be an informed consumer when making a large purchase.
TUE/THU, September 4, 2018, 12:30-2:00, 15 weeks, Kennebec Learning Center, Cost: Free + Text

ELL MATH
CORMIER, ANDRE
Learn multiple levels of math to prepare you for a traditional high school level math class, or prepare to take the college placement Accuplacer exam. From numeracy skills to Algebra II, this class supports learners with varying levels of English language ability as they seek to deepen mathematical knowledge and application. A translator with mathematical credentialing and technology assist students in a self-paced, low teacher-to-student ratio environment.
WED/September 5, 2018, 8:30-11:30, 15 weeks, Kennebec Learning Center, Cost: Free + Text

ELL SOCIAL STUDIES
EMERY, MICHAEL
This course serves as a combined investigation of topics related to US and World History, Current Events, Civics/Government, and Global Insights. Together we will discuss situations, current and historical, and each learner will examine them through the lens of one particular social studies discipline. May be repeated for credit, though a new social studies discipline must be chosen each time.
TUE/September 4, 2018, 8:30-11:30, 15 weeks, Kennebec Learning Center, Cost: Free + Text