Adult Basic Education
This course is designed to help students improve basic skills in reading, math and writing. Instruction is individualized. Peer tutoring , audiovisual and cooperative learning methods are used to give students a motivating experience.
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
This course is designed to help students understand, speak, read, and write the English language. Class instruction emphasizes the listening, speaking, reading and writing skills needed for everyday survival situations. English Speakers of Other Languages instruction is provided to students at the level most appropriate for them. Seven levels of ESOL instruction are presently being offered.
TEST ASSESSING SECONDARY COMPLETION (TASC) Test Preparation
OBTAIN A HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY DIPLOMA
This course if for adults interested in preparing for the TASC exam administered by the state of New York. Students must be able to function in reading, math and writing at the high school level. Computer assisted instruction; peer tutoring and independent study projects are used to help students prepare to take the TASC exam.
U.S. Citizenship Test Preparation
This course is taught in English only and is designed to prepare students for the U.S. Citizenship Test. Course material covers U.S. history and government, the Constitution, the Declaration of Independence, and state and local government. Practice questions and answers will be offered to familiarize students with test-taking procedures.
Defensive Driving Course (Offered in the Spring)
This course offers you the benefits of receiving a mandatory 10% insurance discount for 3 years and up to four point reduction total! This course is approved by the New York Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). You can take this course every 3 years to keep your discounted insurance rate!