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Adult Learning Spotlight: Northwest Iowa Community College

posted on June 5, 2014 at 12:00 AM

Adult Learning Spotlight: Northwest Iowa Community College
The Adult Literacy Department at Northwest Iowa Community College in Sheldon, Iowa offers free classes in the areas of High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED) Preparation (formerly known as the GED®), Spanish High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED) Preparation and English as a Second Language (ESL) in many communities in NCC’s district (which includes Osceola, O’Brien, Sioux, Lyon and the Marcus part of Cherokee... Read More

Adult Learning Spotlight: Iowa Central Community College

posted on May 1, 2014 at 12:00 AM

Adult Learning Spotlight: Iowa Central Community College
The Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) Program at Iowa Central Community College began in 1967 with the mission of assisting adults 16 years or older to become literate, to obtain knowledge and skills necessary for employment and self-sufficiency, and to complete secondary school education. The program is funded by the federal government under the Workforce Investment Act, state government, and Iowa Central Community College. Classes are... Read More

Adult Learning Spotlight: Western Iowa Tech Community College

posted on April 1, 2014 at 12:00 AM

Adult Learning Spotlight: Western Iowa Tech Community College
The HiSET™ program from Educational Testing Service (ETS) replaces the traditional GED program at WITCC, offering an accessible and affordable alternative to those seeking a High School equivalency diploma. To earn your HiSET™, you must pass the five HiSET™ tests: reading, math, writing, social studies and science. Free pretests are administered through the HiSET™ Preparation sites. The test is priced at $50 which... Read More

Adult Learning Spotlight: Iowa Valley Community College District

posted on March 12, 2014 at 8:32 AM

Adult Learning Spotlight: Iowa Valley Community College District
Iowa Valley Community College District’s Adult Education and Literacy program is dedicated to enriching the lives of people who are living in our communities.  We believe, as leaders and educators, it is our job to prepare adult students to analyze situations and communicate effectively so they are able to successfully live in our global society.  Iowa Valley Community College District has Adult Education and Literacy programs... Read More

Adult Learning Spotlight: DMACC

posted on February 5, 2014 at 3:52 PM

Adult Learning Spotlight: DMACC
Adult Education and Literacy Programs at Des Moines Area Community College The HiSET® (High School Equivalency Test) is an assessment of skills and knowledge comparable to those of a high school graduate and has replaced the GED® in the state of Iowa as the assessment tool used to award the High School Equivalency Diploma. The HiSET® test is a series of five tests covering writing, science, math, literature and the arts, and... Read More

Adult Learning Spotlight: Kirkwood Community College Offers Adult Education and Literacy Programs

posted on November 1, 2013 at 9:16 AM

Adult Learning Spotlight: Kirkwood Community College Offers Adult Education and Literacy Programs
Adult Learning Spotlight—Kirkwood Community College Kirkwood Community College offers Adult Education and Literacy programming to students in the Kirkwood Service Area.  No student in the Kirkwood Service area is more than thirty minutes away from Adult Education opportunities.  HiSET® Classes Beginning January 2, 2014, Iowa will begin to offer the HiSET® assessment for high school equivalency, replacing the... Read More

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