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Kittery Adult Education



Business & Skills Training

Academic Lab

Free

with Todd Narramore

This academic lab can help prepare you for the HiSET, Accuplacer, 

pre-employment tests, computer skills for students enrolled in academic prep or work place skills and more.

Facebook for Business 2

$12

with Katie Lyons

Calendar Dec 11, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Classes will meet at the Rice Public Library, 8 Wentworth St., Kittery.

Bring your own tablet or laptop, or use a library workstation. Upon signup, please inform Kittery/Marshwood Adult Ed if you need an accessible classroom.

Learn how to fine-tune your social media presence: creating effective and engaging content, networking with other professionals, and promoting your business across different platforms. This session is for users who are familiar with the nuts and bolts of a Facebook business page.

Wednesday, Dec. 11, 6-8 pm, 1 session

Course Fee: $12

Full Course

RISE UP - National Retail Federation Foundation

Free

with Linda Greer

Calendar Jan 21, 2020 at 3 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Kittery Adult Education is partnering with the Outlets at Kittery to offer you a RISE Up Integrated Education and Training  (IET) program. The RISE Up curricula is from the NRF—National Retail Federation Foundation.  This IET combines practical writing skills, retail financial literacy and the RISE Up  curricula to prepare you for a successful future in retail employment.

 

This Winter 2020 program is designed to help entry-level sales and service associates learn skills related to a career in retail (or any industry that values customer service and sales skills). Upon completion of the IET RISE Up  program, you will have earned the RISE Up Retail Industry Fundamentals Credential.  An industry-recognized credential from the world’s largest retail industry association.

This program will be held in Kittery at Traip Academy High School in Adult Education. It consists of 24 total hours. 

Registration is on Jan. 21 or Jan. 22 from 3-6 p.m. Classes will meet on Mon., Tue., & Thur., Jan. 28—Feb. 13, 3-6-p.m..

Maximum participants: 12. 

For more details contact Cindy: 

cfurbish@kitteryschools.com  

AEFLA Grant funding pays the $99 exam fee for the RISE Up Professional Credential.

 

A to Z Grant Writing
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A to Z Grant Writing

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A to Z Grant Writing is an invigorating and informative course that will equip you with the skills and tools you need to enter the exciting field of grant writing!  You'll learn how to raise needed funds by discovering how and where to look for potential funders who are a good match for your organization.  You'll also learn how to network and develop true partnerships with a variety of funders, how to organize a successful grant writing campaign, and how to put together a complete proposal package.

To register or for more details visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/grant-writing-a-to-z?tab=detail

Accounting Fundamentals
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Accounting Fundamentals

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Demand for accounting professionals currently exceeds supply. If you're interested in increasing your financial awareness while also gaining a marketable skill, this course is for you. You'll learn the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, as well as how to analyze and record financial transactions. You'll get hands-on experience with handling accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes, and various common banking activities. We'll cover all the bases, from writing checks to preparing an income statement and closing out accounts at the end of each fiscal period. Whether you're a sole proprietor looking to manage your business finances or you simply want to gain an understanding of accounting basics for career advancement or for personal use, this course will give you a solid foundation in financial matters.

To register or for more details visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/accounting-fundamentals?tab=detail

Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners
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Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners

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If you're thinking of starting a blog or just beginning one, this course is for you. Perhaps you'd like to try out podcasting too. You can and it's easy. In this course, you'll learn how to create, manage, and promote your own blog and audio and video podcast using tools that you already have on your computer—no paid software or equipment is needed.  

For more details or to register visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/web-2-0-blogs-wikis-and-podcasts?tab=detail

Creating WordPress Websites
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Creating WordPress Websites

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Learn how to create attractive, sophisticated blogs and websites—without any coding! WordPress is the world's most popular website publisher, powering more than 25% of all sites on the Internet. WordPress is an easy-to-use solution that will help you put your site on the Web in far less time than by coding, and at a much lower cost than hiring a professional.

In these lessons, you'll get hands-on experience with this powerful tool as you create your own WordPress.org site and blog. You'll find out how to use WordPress to create pages and posts, add images and videos, change a site's look and feel, and include user-friendly features. You'll discover the ease of using WordPress design themes to express your creativity, and you'll see how much fun it is to be part of the vibrant WordPress online community.

To register or for details visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/creating-wordpress-web-sites-introduction?tab=detail

Grammar Refresher
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Grammar Refresher

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The key to effective writing and speaking is English grammar.  Whether you are just now learning the basics of grammar or if you need a refresher, this course will help you develop the foundational skills you need.  In this course, you’ll explore the eight parts of speech, punctuation and mechanics, foundational sentence construction, and we’ll even get into the details of phrases, clauses, problem words, common grammar mistakes, and much more! An instructor will guide you every step of the way as you learn grammar through hands-on, practical exercises.  You’ll also learn through short videos, examples, and even fun games.  Take your writing and speaking to the next level of excellence!

To register or for more details visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/grammar-refresher?tab=detail





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