New Castle News

August 31, 2013

IU IV offers GED prep courses

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — The Midwestern Intermediate Unit IV will offer adult basic education and GED preparation courses starting next week.

The classes run from 5 to 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays at the Sharon Middle/High School, 1129 E. State St. They will begin Tuesday and are scheduled to continue through May 29.

Preregistration is not required. Walk-in students are encouraged to attend. Classes and materials are available to area residents free of charge.

The courses will focus on GED preparation, pre-employment testing and basic skills that increase job skills.

Teachers are state-certified and the curriculum is targeted to teach skills that adults need to be successful in the 21st century workforce.

More information is available by calling Tim Nesbit at (724) 458-6700, extension 1212.