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Adult Literacy: Project MOVE Job Seeking and Computer Skills

Ashland Community Center

Basic Computer Lab, See above schedule for more info

The class serves a diverse group of people who are making a lot of progress in learning computer basics. In fact, several students with no previous computer experience and have steadily improved their computer skills. This class is ongoing and open to anyone who wants to experience a positive and warm learning environment.

ESL Job Seeking Class, See above schedule for more info

An English as Second Language class focused on improving English for Job Seeking. In addition, a basic computer lab is available for participants to learn how to get an email account, complete forms online, learn about work processing and mouse skills, and access important job related library resources. Beginning to Intermediate levels.  

Job Seeking and Basic Computer Skills class (for English speakers only), See above schedule above for more info

This is a Job- Search for Success Class on how to get the job skills you need to find work, including your personal introduction pitch, interview best practices and follow up, on line applications explained, goal setting and library resources. Job coaching will be provided. This program is made possible in partnership with the Ashland Community Center. 

Ashland Area:

Eden House Apartments Basic Computer Lab, See above schedule for more info

The basic computer lab class at Eden House Apartments serves people from the Ashland District of San Leandro, Hayward and Oakland.   The class serves a diverse group of people who are making a lot of progress in learning computer basics. In fact, several students with no previous computer experience and have steadily improved their computer skills.  In addition, the class receives professional classroom support from volunteer tutor Frank Amaral who is committed to ensuring that everyone receives high quality instruction.  This class is ongoing and open to anyone who wants to experience a positive and warm learning environment.  

Hayward

Eden Area One Stop Career Center

Basic Computer Training, Thursday 11 AM - 1 PM ( Time Change )

This four week hands-on workshop will show you the basics of using a computer. Plus mouse practice, word processing, file management, Internet Searches and email skills to help you find a job.  After completion, add this workshop to your resume.  Clients are strongly encouraged to attend all sessions to get the full benefits of the workshop. /Sign up at Front Desk 

Job Search Workshop, See above schedule for more info

This workshop is for Job- Search. A 6 week series on how to get the job skills you need to find work, including your personal introduction pitch, interview best practices and follow up, on line applications explained, goal setting and library resources. 

 

 

 

 Project MOVE - Mobilizing Our Vision for Employment - serves adults in unincorporated areas of Alameda County - specifically Ashland, Cherryland, and San Lorenzo. Project MOVE builds job-readiness by improving the students' reading, writing, computer, and job hunting skills. Students expand their job prospects by learning to use Alameda County Library's online courses and job search tools.

Integrating Career Awareness into the ABE & ESOL Classroom 

An extensive curriculum guide designed to assist leaners with goal setting, educational and career awareness, and planning process. The guide will help instructors with classroom ready, flexible lessons, hand-outs and online resources.

 Published by SABES, the system for Adult Basic Education Support (The Massachusetts ABE professional development organization).

 

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