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with David Perkins
This class is free for Marshwood Adult Education Diploma students. Throughout this course students will learn about the earth and our impact on our environment. The course will focus on project based learning with many opportunities for students to choose their learning paths. After completing this course students will gain a wide breadth of knowledge of the earth's systems, human impact on the environment as well as taking a look at modern issues of misinformation and political influence.
HiSet Prep Classes
with Todd Narramore
If you didn't finish high school, you know that your choices are limited. Even with talent and drive, the lack of a high school diploma can limit your opportunities. Prepare to take you official HiSET® exams and earn your high school equivalency credential. In this class you will work in small groups and individuallyto prepare for each of the 5 exams: reading, writing, math, science, and social studies.
English for High School Credit
with Peter Dutton
This is a free class for registered Marshwood Adult Education Diploma Students. This class will focus on racism and antiracism in America. We will be discussing, reading about, and writing about issues of race in our history and in our current society. Our primary text will be Stamped, by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi.
Digital Literacy Certification IC3
with Marci Dionne
Kittery Adult Education is offering an integrated educational training program where participants earn the IC3 Digital Literacy Credential. The program uses a comprehensive curriculum and experienced instructors to develop:
- Occupational skills (computer literacy)
- Adult Education skills (vocabulary, writing, communication, and speaking and listening)
Once students pass all three IC3 computer exams; Computing Fundamentals, Key Applications and Living Online, they will be better prepared to work in an environment using technology and be ready for company specific training.
For more information regarding the IC3 certification click here.
This is a free program for eligible students.
Math for Trades
with Samee Mushtak
There is a critical shortage of professional trades people. If you’re interested in applying for an apprenticeship program or starting a college program in the trades and would like to improve your math skills, consider this course!
Review decimals, fractions, percentages, unit conversions, and practical algebra and geometry.
This would also be an excellent course for people in any field to brush up on fundamentals. It's a great preparation for exams like the Accuplacer.
Online/live/face to face 6:00pm-7:30pm Monday with additional individual instruction as needed.
March 1-April 29
Course fee- $80
CompTIA A+ Academy
with Jim Grant
Already Tech savvy? Ready for a challenge? Do you want to start a career in the IT field?
This course builds knowledge and skill development in digital literacy and IT support: including hardware and software troubleshooting, operating systems, and communication and procedure. Participants earn two industry certifications: IC3® & CompTIA® A+. You will be prepared for employment as a computer user support specialist/help desk technician.
To qualify for the FREE program, you must be:
A resident of Maine
Not enrolled in High School
Unemployed or underemployed
Authorized to work in the U.S.
Class schedule March 9, 2021- June 10, 2021, Tuesday and Thursday 5:00pm-8:00pm and Wednesday 5:00pm-6:00pm. Contact us to complete the required orientation and assessments before the class.
Retrain Your Brain to Combat Stress
with Carolann Cliche
Our lives have been turned-upside down from the Covid-19 virus and many people are experiencing uncontrollable stress and anxiety. This program utilizes the new Neuroscience discoveries of how your brain “unlearns” behavior patterns… including your response to stress. You get an eBook “Retrain Your Brain To Combat Stress” it’s full of coping strategies, natural relaxation methods and 5 NLP stress-buster techniques you can use immediately for deep stress relief, NLP Recordable Meditation Script for managing stress.
BONUS: recordable 30 minute NLP “stress-buster” therapy session.
Carolann Cliche holds a diploma in CAM Complimentary-Alternative Medicine and NLP Neurolinguistics Practitioner; she holds certification as a CAM Pain Management Practitioner and Master Clinical NLP/Hypnotherapist since 1998. Over the years, she has helped hundreds of clients achieve their wellness goals. She has a Zoom Wellness therapy practice and has authored 10 self-help eBooks based on modern Neuroscience of “retraining” the brain with her 4R’s Neuro-healing System.
Material Fee: $10, for eBook workbook/download.
Drone Flying Skills
with Tom Dundzila
Hands on flying - starting with opening the box to gaining confidence in flying without losing the drone, shattering a vase of flowers, or frightening the cat.
This is a 3 week, in-person, all ages class, which will be held in the cafe of Marshwood High School. Bring your own drone.