Literacy and life skills go hand in hand at the Gerald R. Ford Job Corps Center

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Submitted 11-27-2013 under NONPROFITS

The Gerald R. Ford Job Corps Center takes literacy seriously. “Every student has some barriers to their success, and for a lot of them, lack of literacy really plays a negative role in their lives,” says Melissa Jager, Director of...

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Educators, organizations, businesses rally around adult learners

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Submitted 07-22-2013 under NONPROFITS

Last year, Grand Rapids Community College served 200 adult learners at its Learning Corners. Of those students, 190 made some sort of gain by the end of their program. “We do well,” says Director of Adult Education Dave Selmon of the...

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Registration Information for GRPS Adult Community Education Fall Program

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Submitted 08-16-2011 under NONPROFITS

FREE GED, High School Completion (HSC), Adult Basic Education (ABE) and  ESL (English as a Second Language) Classes Registration will be held on Thursday, September 1 at 8:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. and again on Tuesday, September 6 and Wednesday,...

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