Computer I (Basic):
Start at the very beginning and gain an understanding of the basic parts of a computer. Learn how to use a mouse, improve your typing skills, and learn the basics of the Word program. Classes last for 4 weeks.
Computer II (Intermediate):
This more advanced program will teach advanced skills on Word and Excel. Students will also improve typing skills in this class. Classes will concentrate on Word for 4 weeks and Excel for 4 weeks.
Students are required to take a practice GED test before attending classes. Students meet one-on-one with tutors to learn and practice the skills necessary to pass the GED.
The commitment for this class is 1 year, with an evaluation at 6 months to determine the student’s readiness for the actual test.
Classes will cover how to develop a budget, make plans to pay off any debt, and learn how to live on what they make.
Classes will cover appropriate discipline, partnering with your child’s school, and appropriate role models, among other topics. Classes last for 4 weeks. We now have a Parenting Support Group here at Greenhouse. Graduation from the Parenting Class is required in order to attend the Parenting Support Group.
Students will work on improving their reading skills in this class. Classes are ongoing. A student is welcome to attend until they reach their personal reading goals.