Grant to guidance grownup education and learning at Mount Wachusett Group Faculty

GARDNER — The Grownup and Local community Learning Companies unit of the Massachusetts Division of Elementary and Secondary Training has awarded Mount Wachusett Community College or university grant monies totaling $1,108,106 to aid basic competencies schooling, occupational instruction, and put up-secondary enrollment for grownup learners in our location.

The Grownup Education Companies Continuation grant of $958,106 cash totally free accessibility for qualified less than-educated and limited English proficient adults, aged 16 and more mature, to remarkably effective grownup basic instruction providers in 16 Workforce Investment Locations. The grant also incorporates $42,335 directed towards the Integrated Education and Instruction method HiSET/GED planning with Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Education, and an extra $37,665 is directed to the Built-in English Literacy and Civics Education and learning software which combines ESOL instruction and CNA coaching. Each individual system is funded to help 20 students.