Tag Archives: adult education

  1. Free Skilled Medical Classes at Harris County Department of Education Supply Building-Block Approach to Medical Careers

    Leave a comment

    June 25, 2018 by HCDE-Texas

    Before enrolling in free GED and medical classes at Harris County Department of Education, student Deysi Gonzalez admits to watching …
    Continue reading

  2. A Bicycle, Determination Propel ESL Student Forward to Earn her GED

    Leave a comment

    May 29, 2018 by HCDE-Texas

    At 58, Silvia Cruz rides her bike everywhere she goes and finds it liberating. She promised herself when she moved …
    Continue reading

  3. Unconventional Graduation 2018: 88 GED Graduates Open Doors to Possibilities at Harris County Department of Education Ceremony

    1

    May 18, 2018 by HCDE-Texas

    View our GED photo album: http://bit.ly/2x2Wvmg Doors previously closed are now open as 88 Harris County Department of Education GED …
    Continue reading

  4. Partnership with Walmart provides employment opportunities for HCDE adult learners

    Leave a comment

    June 8, 2017 by HCDE-Texas

    Community partnerships are valuable assets to any organization. For Harris County Department of Education’s Adult Education division, a five-year partnership …
    Continue reading

  5. Aging workforce, robust construction climate fuel need for workforce apprenticeship programs with adult learners

    Leave a comment

    June 6, 2017 by HCDE-Texas

    With the blitz of baby boomer retirees in industry and construction, the shortage of skilled workers is ever so prevalent. …
    Continue reading

  6. Teacher Appreciation: Retired lawyer Hubacker finds second career teaching ESL to adult students at Harris County Department of Education

    Leave a comment

    May 4, 2017 by HCDE-Texas

    English as a second language teacher Harriet Hubacker found her second calling 20 years ago after retiring as a lawyer. …
    Continue reading

  7. ‘Little Free Libraries’ to make big literacy impact through ‘Groomed for Literacy’ collective with HCDE adult learners, City of Houston Public Library

    2

    April 4, 2017 by HCDE-Texas

    Little Free Libraries to make big literacy impact through ‘Groomed for Literacy’ collective with HCDE adult learners, City of Houston Public Library

    Fifty little libraries which could make a big literacy impact in needy children’s lives are being painted by adult learners …
    Continue reading

  8. How HCDE Serves Harris County Students

    Leave a comment

    March 28, 2017 by HCDE-Texas

    Each year, HCDE helps thousands of Harris County students through Head Start, school-based therapy services, adult education and more. See …
    Continue reading

  9. Adult learners, leaders inducted into Adult Education National Honor Society

    6

    January 30, 2017 by HCDE-Texas

    Going back to school as an adult requires grit and determination. Factors like age, health, children and work often affect …
    Continue reading

  10. HCDE’s role in innovative ‘Women in Construction’ model recognized through $20,000 Texas Workforce Commission Award

    Leave a comment

    January 17, 2017 by HCDE-Texas

    A $20,000 award given to the Gulf Coast Adult Education Consortium at the Texas Workforce Conference highlights the work of …
    Continue reading

Enter your email address to follow our news blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Contact Us

Have a question or suggestion for our news team? Email us! communications@hcde-texas.org