Friday, October 31st, 2014

An Interview With Ana Chavarin By the Tucson Weekly

October 7, 2014 by admin  
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Tweet “Ana, who is currently a student at Pima Community College, has a wonderful story to tell, and she tells it with the kind of spirit which has carried her this far and will continue to carry her into the future.” Click here to see the whole article by David Safier on Mon, Oct 6, [...]

Speakers give candidates an earful at PCIC Education Accountability Session

October 7, 2014 by admin  
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Tweet Posted By David Safier on Thu, Oct 2, 2014 at 12:30 PM Please click here for the whole article by Tucson Weekly. …………………..Sponsored by the PCIC, Literacy Connects and the UA Department of Education, the session played to a don’t-tell-the-fire-marshal overflow crowd, many from various religious congregations around the city, as well as other [...]

High School Equivalency Exam fundraiser

May 16, 2014 by admin  
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Tweet From everyone who has been given much, much will be required; and to whom they entrusted much, of him they will ask all the more. Luke 12:48 The East Campus Student Services Team, in collaboration with PCC Adult Education, is hosting a fundraiser to support students who are taking the High School Equivalency Exam [...]

Needed: better on-ramps to a career

Tweet The chancellor of Pima Community College visited the El Rio Learning Center which is one of the Adult basic education centers. Two topics central to the College came up during a great conversation with the chancellor. 1. How Pima Community College can prepare students for careers. 2. How educators assess learning Below is an [...]

Black History Art Exhibition

March 18, 2014 by admin  
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Tweet On February 25th, the El Pueblo-Liberty Student Leadership Council, under the leadership of facilitator and instructor Christy Schramski, hosted a Black History Art Exhibition featuring the collection of retired educator and collector Hareld Craig. The exhibition was available for viewing from 9 am – 8 pm. More than 200 adult education students and student [...]

29th St. Coalition Information Fair- A Success

November 21, 2013 by admin  
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Tweet Written by: Nicole Gleason PCAE A collective group of staff at the 29th St. Coalition Center of Adult Ed researched the needs of their students via surveys in order to host an ‘Information Fair’ that could accurately address the needs in a new, interactive fashion as students get to roam and gather information from [...]

PCAE Student Leadership Council Gives GED Scholarships

November 12, 2013 by admin  
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Tweet Student Council in Adult Education has always been about uniting the community and giving back. Every year, the Student Council from the 3 centers El Rio, 29th St, Coalition (formerly known as Eastside) and El Pueblo Learning center make themselves visible via a variety of fundraisers. “Sometimes we do bake sales or snack bars.” [...]

Kindness and Ben’s Bells collaborate with 29th St. Student Council!

October 29, 2013 by admin  
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Tweet By: Nicole Gleason, Nora Gleason On Thursday, 19th of September, 2013 the 29th Street Coalition Center PCC Adult Education received a special guest speaker at the Student Council meeting headed by Nora and Nicole Gleason. The speaker was Jeanette Mare, the founder of the beloved organization known as Ben’s Bells. For quite some time [...]

Roundtable with Assistant Secretary Dr. Brenda Dann-Messier

September 20, 2013 by admin  
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Tweet United States Assistant Secretary for Vocational and Adult Education leading a roundtable with students, instructors, managers, PCC campus presidents and Chancellor Lee Lambert. Some community leaders also joined the roundtable, including Supervisor Richard Elias and a representative from Raul Grijalva’s office.

Assistant Secretary of Education Brenda Dann-Messier Visits El Pueblo-Liberty Learning Center

September 16, 2013 by admin  
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Tweet Last Thursday afternoon, PCC Adult Education’s El Pueblo Liberty Learning Center was honored to host to Dr. Brenda Dann-Messier, the United States Assistant Secretary for Vocational and Adult Education. She led a roundtable of students, instructors, managers, PCC campus presidents and Chancellor Lee Lambert. Some community leaders also joined the roundtable, inclusing Supervisor Richard [...]

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