The Mission of Basic Skills/GED
Basic Skills/GED is MORE than high school equivalency! We provide services in family literacy, compensatory education, college preparation and English as a Second Language.
The Mission of the Basic Skills Program is to provide a variety of educational opportunities in reading, writing, and mathematics to program participants.
Student Learning Outcomes
It is the goal of the Basic Skills Program that our students will achieve one or more of the following outcomes:
- Improve skills in reading, writing, and/or mathematics
- Earn a GED certificate
- Prepare to enter higher education or training at Mayland or other educational institution
- Acquire a higher level of skills in speaking, reading, and writing the English language
- Attain a higher level of life skills, employment skills, or independent living skills.