Permalink 08:36:06 pm, by Jennifer Perez
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PARENTS: Still Time to Register Kids and Teens for 2012 Fall Term Classes

 

KC_WritingParents are invited to register their kids and teens for classes at the North Orange County Community College District’s School of Continuing Education’s Kids’ College and Teen Program (KC&TP). SCE offers stimulating classroom, musical, artistic and athletics programs that for years has piqued the interests of kids and teens. Classes are offered in Cypress, Anaheim, and Fullerton.

Parents can view the KC&TP 2012 Fall Term class schedule (and fees) in its entirety on the website at www.sce.edu/kids. 

Classes begin September 29, 2012 with small-group tutorials starting October 6, 2012 and the week of KC_MathOctober 8, 2012. Register your child or teen today at www.sce.edu or visit any one of our campuses in Cypress, Anaheim, or Fullerton.

Students can take advantage of math and reading tutorials or start a new hobby like computer animation and game design, art, teen ballroom dancing, crochet, quick start junior tennis or guitar. Or maybe parents are interested in building their child’s self-confidence with classes like “be bigger than a bully,” public speaking, or a class on study skills, test preparation and organization.

With more than 150 engaging courses available, kids and teens will find something within their spheres of interests at prices fit to please the most budget-conscious of parents.


Registration is open now and runs until classes are full for students ranging from 6 months - 17 years. For more information, contact 714.808.4909 or visit www.sce.edu/kids.

 

Permalink 08:47:45 am, by Jennifer Perez
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Provost Dr. Greg Schulz Welcomes SCE Community to the 2012-2013 School Year

Dr. Greg SchulzChange. Cultivated. Possibilities.

 

Fall brings a new cycle of opportunity with the start of a new school year. In my experience, there is nothing more powerful than the feeling of setting a new goal, developing a plan to achieve it and then accomplishing that goal. At the School of Continuing Education (SCE), we are focused on making dreams become reality for every student. And although our District has been impacted by the economic challenges that our state continues to face, we are truly committed to assisting each student in identifying goals, developing a plan and providing the support needed to achieve success.

 

Each year, we provide opportunities for thousands of students to reach their goals. This past year students completed career technical education certificates that led to new employment possibilities while other students completed high school diplomas and transitioned to higher education. Many other students enjoyed learning new skills for workplace transition or generating healthy and independent lifestyles.

 

As the new Provost, I want to personally invite you to take advantage of the many opportunities we have available for adults and children of all ages. A world of possibilities awaits you at SCE. Whatever your goal, we look forward to helping you achieve success. Let’s have a great fall term.

 

Permalink 08:48:59 am, by Jennifer Perez
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2012 Fall Class Schedule Now Available


2012 Fall Schedule CoverThe School of Continuing Education (SCE) 2012 Fall Term class schedule is now available on the SCE website at www.sce.edu/schedule. Classes begin the week of September 10, 2012. Following is additional information regarding the 2012 Fall Term:



REGISTRATION DATES FOR 2012 FALL TERM

  • Tuesday, August 21:  Career Technical Education (CTE) Online Registration
  • Wednesday, August 22:  SCE Online Registration
  • Thursday, August 23:  Walk-In Registration

Online registration will begin at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 21 for CTE registration and Wednesday, August 22 for SCE registration. Computers for online registration are available on August 21 and 22 at the SCE registration offices at the following times: Anaheim Campus and SCE Wilshire Center at 7:00 a.m.; SCE Cypress Center at 7:30 a.m. A clock symbol has been placed in the class schedule to indicate the CTE courses that are eligible for registration on Tuesday, August 21 at 7:00 a.m.


CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION (CTE) CERTIFICATE PROGRAM INFORMATION WORKSHOPS

It is HIGHLY recommended that NEW students attend a CTE certificate program information workshop. The information workshop will provide students with an overview of the program, certificate and course requirements, the registration process, and the employment outlook. All of the information workshops will be held at the NOCCCD Anaheim Campus at 1830 W. Romneya Drive, Anaheim, CA 92801. Be on time; latecomers will not be admitted:

  • Administrative Assistant: Tuesday, August 14; 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.; room 107
  • Early Childhood Education: Wednesday, August 15; 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.; room 101 (Board Room)
  • Pharmacy Technician: Thursday, August 16; 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.; room 101 (Board Room)
  • Personal Care Aide (attend one of the following):
    -Wednesday, September 12, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; room 101 (Board Room)

    -Wednesday, September 12, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.; room 101 (Board Room)

    -Tuesday, October 16, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; room 101 (Board Room)

    -Tuesday, October 16, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.; room 101 (Board Room)


MEDICAL ASSISTANT PROGRAM REMINDER: Registration for the Medical Assistant Certificate Program is prior to the main SCE registration period. Students must attend the information workshop to receive information about registration; online registration will NOT be available for the Medical Assistant courses. Contact 714-808-4915 with questions. Attend one of the following Medical Assistant information workshops in Room 101 (Board Room) at the NOCCCD Anaheim Campus at 1830 W. Romneya Drive, Anaheim, CA 92801:

  • Thursday, August 9, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 9, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Monday, August 13, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Monday, August 13, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.



NEW CLASSES FOR 2012 FALL TERM

  • DANCE: Argentine Tango Workshop, West Coast Swing Boot Camp
  • EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION: Infant-Toddler Care\
  • ELECTRICAL: Introduction to Electrical Trainee
  • ENGLISH & COMMUNICATION: Be an Effective Power Point Presenter, Sign Language - SEE Level 1, Sign Language - SEE Level 2/3, Educational Interpreting Practicum
  • PHYSICAL FITNESS: Self-Defense for Seniors
  • KIDS’ COLLEGE & TEEN PROGRAM: Crocheting for Kids (Gr 4-6 and Gr 7-12), QuickStart Junior Tennis for Beginners (Ages 5-8 and Ages 9-12)
Permalink 02:35:45 pm, by Jennifer Perez
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Send Your Kids to College This Summer to Explore New Interests

 


KC artParents can pick from more than 250 classes and camps for their kids this summer through SCE’s Kids’ College & Teen Program.  Our fun, affordable program offers sessions in three locations – Anaheim, Cypress and Fullerton – for kids and teens ages 6 months to 17 years.

 

KC computerKids can get a jump on next school year, and resist the summer “brain drain,” with review classes and small-group tutoring in math, reading, writing and science. Classes in organization, memory power, public speaking, career exploration, clutter busting and research techniques will help kids make the grade.

 

Or sign up for “just for fun” classes and camps focused on everything from cartoon drawing to computer animation, hip-hop dance, beekeeping, baking, anime drawing, exploring the Titanic and so much more.

 

KC swimming

Summer Swim Program: Swim Lessons, Diving, Water Polo, and more!

SCE’s Kids’ College & Teen Program will once again offer a full summer swim program at the Cypress College pool,located at 9200 Valley View Drive in Cypress.   Classes offered include swim lessons for beginners through advanced as well as classes for divers and water polo players.

 

Summer’s the perfect time to explore new interests! Enroll today.

 

SCE Kids’ College & Teen Program
· Classes and camps in Anaheim, Cypress and Fullerton
· Register now for classes starting throughout the summer.  Check each class listing at www.sce.edu/kids for specific start and end dates. 
· (714) 808-4909, www.sce.edu/kids

Permalink 11:26:29 am, by Jennifer Perez
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SCE Celebrates 2012 Graduates and Award Winners

 

SCE Graduation Celebrates Diploma and Certificate Students
2012 SCE GraduationSCE’s 2012 Graduation Ceremony, “Success Cultivated - Dreams Achieved,” celebrated the achievements of nearly 400 high school diploma and career technical education students on June 15, 2012 at the Fullerton Union High School Stadium.  Students enjoyed retiring Provost Christine Terry’s keynote address as well as faculty member Dr. Joshua Smith’s inspiring speech.  High school diploma student speakers Jesse and Pat Espinoza, husband and wife who completed their diploma studies together, were featured in the Orange County Register’s online photo gallery of graduates.

 

Check out the 2012 SCE Graduation photos here on the SCE Flickr pageDownload any photo by following the instructions here.

 

 

SCE Student Success Event Honors Diligence and Determination
Over 300 students received certificates, honors and awards at the tenth annual SCE Student Success Event held June 6, 2012 at the Cypress College (CC) Theater.  Sixteen students also received the 2012 Student Success Award; these students were nominated by their instructors and honored for their academic achievement and ability to overcome barriers to success.

 

2012 Student Success EventStudents were honored for achieving the following:
* 121 students completed the English as a Second Language (ESL) advanced level, the highest of six levels.
* 90 students completed the ESL Academic Success program, aimed specifically at preparing students to transfer to college.
* 31 students earned the Disabled Student Program transition certificate, achieving greater goals for independence.
* 34 students earned a certificate for passing the SCE Citizenship Program as well as the U.S. citizenship exam.
* 18 scholarships were awarded, ranging from $50 to $500.

 

Check out the 2012 SCE Student Success Event photos here on the SCE Flickr pageDownload any photo by following the instructions here.

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