The Parent Resource Center serves as a link between the home and the school.
The center is designed to provide information,materials, and training for
parents, children, and teachers. The goal of the center is to build the parents' capacity to help their children succeed.
The staff at the Grenada Adult Education Center is available to
help adult learners across the span of educational needs. Volunteer tutors
are recruited to work one-to-one with adult learners who need to learn to
read or to improve their reading levels. Adult
services available at this site include adult literacy tutoring, volunteer
tutor training, Adult Basic Education (ABE) classes, GED® preparation, and
English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) classes, and adult GED® testing. Participants
must be a least 18 years old and have verification they are no longer enrolled in K-12 school.
Adult Basic Education (ABE) and GED® classes are available for adults who want
to refresh their basic skills or prepare to take the GED® high school equivalency
exam. There is no charge for these adult classes or tutoring sessions.
The Adult Education Center is also an official adult GED® testing site. Call 227-6101
to inquire about scheduling an appointment to take the GED® test.
Classes are offered Mon.-Thurs. mornings from 8:00-Noon and on Tues. and
Thurs.afternoons from 3:00-6:00 pm. For more information call 227-6101 or 226-7462.
Participants should be at least 18 years old and out of school.
Adults who wish to volunteer as adult literacy tutors should call the Grenada
League for Adult Development (GLAD) at 226-7462. Small group training and
one-to-one tutor training is scheduled as needed.