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Spikes in Adult High School Programs Spurs Need for Tutors

September is Adult Literacy Awareness Month Cedar Rapids, Iowa (September 11, 2017)-In light of Adult Literacy Awareness Month, Kirkwood Community College is pleased to announce increased enrollment during 2016-2017 for its High School Completion Programs, including adult basic education and English as a second language (ESL). To serve the influx of students, the college seeks […]

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Kirkwood Seeks Area Tutors to Improve Adult Literacy

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (October 4, 2016)—Kirkwood Community College seeks volunteer tutors to meet the rising demands of adult basic education in Iowa’s Creative Corridor. The U.S. Census Bureau reports there are approximately 23,000 residents in Benton, Cedar, Iowa, Jones, Johnson, Linn and Washington counties who are over the age of 18 without a high school […]

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Kirkwood Seeks Tutors for Adult Basic Education

The Kirkwood Center for Lifelong Learning Cedar Rapids, Iowa (September 23, 2015) — Kirkwood Community College Adult Basic Education enrollment is up by 26 percent from last year. In recognition of National Education and Family Literacy Week, the college is seeking tutors for reading, writing and basic math. National Education and Family Literacy Week is […]

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Two Programs for the Price of None

Partnership offers GED diploma classes plus Customer Service training For qualified people in eastern Iowa, it is a deal too good to miss. Two deals, in fact. Ten individuals in eastern Iowa could soon be on the path to a catch-up on their education with in-demand skill training to boot. Kirkwood Community College is launching […]

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Two Programs for the Price of None?

Kirkwood partnership offers GED diploma classes plus welding skills training For qualified people in eastern Iowa, it is a deal too good to miss. Two deals, in fact. Ten individuals in eastern Iowa could soon be on the path to a catch-up on their education with in-demand skill training to boot. Kirkwood Community College is […]

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Online Program Featured in National Journal

Kirkwood High School Distance Learning cited in Education Week story An online class option offered by Kirkwood Community College recently garnered some national attention. Education Week magazine looked at the topic of “virtual schools” and online learning programs across the U.S. The Web-based and more traditional mail-delivered courses from Kirkwood were among those featured by […]

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