Participants are assessed to determine their individual needs for skill building. The skill modules listed below may vary in content and sequence according to those individual needs, and describe sample topics only.
Students will learn and practice:
The use of calculators, fractions, decimals, percentages, ratios, proportions, perimeters, surface areas, and more.
Reading for Information
Identifying the main ideas, understanding and applying instructions, and comprehending important details.
Reading charts and graphs, identifying trends, interpreting data and drawing conclusions.
Teamwork & Interpersonal Skills
Listening and speaking, debating ideas, working on a team, and dealing with conflict.
Work Ethic, Learning & Life Skills
Time and project management, learning to learn, punctuality and attendance, setting goals and priorities.
Basic Computer Skills
Introduction to computers, simple applications, email basics and the use of the Internet.