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EdAdvance Foothills Adult & Continuing Education



Our Classes

Swing Dance in Only One Night! - Plymouth

$20

with Jim Zaccaria

Calendar Jun 2, 2020 at 6:30 pm

Learn to SWING DANCE in only one evening to some of the greatest up-tempo music from the 50’s to today!  We will have a fun time in our zero-stress environment - even you "never, ever" dancers will enjoy yourself right away.  Instruction and song sheets will help you remember what you learn.  For singles and couples, and NO partner or previous dance experience is necessary. The Instructor, Jim Zaccaria has taught Social Dancing since 1985 and helped found the Philadelphia Swing Dance Society. 

How to Get and Stay Organized (New) - R1 HVRHS

$20
Calendar Jun 3, 2020 at 6 pm

Participants will learn strategies to tame those piles of paper, organize those closets, and tackle that “junk /spare room” we all have. Participants will have the tools to make the necessary decision about what they are keeping, donating or discarding, and then knowing were to store the things that they are keeping.

Introduction to the 7 Chakras (New) - R1 HVRHS

$20

with Kristina Diamond

Calendar Jun 3, 2020 at 6:30 pm

Chakra is an old Sanskrit word that literally translates to wheel or disk. There are seven main chakras or energy centers in our bodies.  Immerse yourself in a chakra journey where you will learn the importance of opening and balancing each of your seven energy centers in order to help maintain a healthy vibrant self! The class will end with a guided meditation to clear and balance your chakras.

Paraprofessional Assessment Exam - Litchfield

$85

with Linda Coscia

Calendar Jun 23, 2020 at 9 am

EdAdvance offers the online 2.5hr Paraprofessional Assessment at the Litchfield location (355 Goshen Rd). A ParaPro needs to satisfy one of the following; An Associate Degree or two years of College to demonstrate, through a state or local academic assessment, knowledge of, and the ability to assist in, the instruction of Math, Reading and Writing for grades K-12.  More detail about the assessment can be found by searching at https://www.ets.org/parapro.  If you do NOT have an Associate Degree, you need to take this assessment.

EdAdvance cost is $85 (90 questions, multiple choice, on computer, no calculators, scrap paper/pencil provided).

Please create an account, register online at www.edadvance.org/registration, Adult Education Enrichment, Paraprofessional Assessment, sign up for date you would like to come in.

Spots fill quickly! Recommended practice sites: teacherstestprep.com, khanacademy.com. 

You will take results home, a score of 457 for Connecticut is needed to pass the Assessment. Out of state scores may vary. ETS will mail your results to your home in about 4-6 weeks from Assessment date. You can get this report anytime by calling ETS customer service (on ets.org website).

You must PAY online by MasterCard or Visa to be counted in the limited seats available. There is a $1.99 non-refundable convenience fee automatically added to your credit card charge. For additional dates or questions contact us 1.800.300.4781. Please bring a current photo ID with you on day of the Assessment. 

Thimble Islands Cruise - Litchfield

$108
Calendar Jun 27, 2020 at 8:45 am

We will start our day at the Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets for discount shopping. Delicious lunch at the Chowder Pot III in Branford, CT. Known for their generous portions of fresh food, the Chowder Pot’s menu features choice of: Baked Stuffed Sole, Baked Salmon, or Chicken Piccata. New York Style Cheesecake for dessert. Entrée Choice in Advanced. The Thimble Islands Cruise aboard the Sea Mist takes us along the Rocky Isles off Stony Creek Coast in Branford, CT. See the wonderful estates and learn the stories of these beautiful islands. *Please Note – approx. 2 blocks walk to boat from bus on a paved hill.

Full Course

Paraprofessional Assessment Exam - Litchfield

$85

with Linda Coscia

Calendar Jun 30, 2020 at 9 am

EdAdvance offers the online 2.5hr Paraprofessional Assessment at the Litchfield location (355 Goshen Rd). A ParaPro needs to satisfy one of the following; An Associate Degree or two years of College to demonstrate, through a state or local academic assessment, knowledge of, and the ability to assist in, the instruction of Math, Reading and Writing for grades K-12.  More detail about the assessment can be found by searching at https://www.ets.org/parapro.  If you do NOT have an Associate Degree, you need to take this assessment.

EdAdvance cost is $85 (90 questions, multiple choice, on computer, no calculators, scrap paper/pencil provided).

Please create an account, register online at www.edadvance.org/registration, Adult Education Enrichment, Paraprofessional Assessment, sign up for date you would like to come in.

Spots fill quickly! Recommended practice sites: teacherstestprep.com, khanacademy.com. 

You will take results home, a score of 457 for Connecticut is needed to pass the Assessment. Out of state scores may vary. ETS will mail your results to your home in about 4-6 weeks from Assessment date. You can get this report anytime by calling ETS customer service (on ets.org website).

You must PAY online by MasterCard or Visa to be counted in the limited seats available. There is a $1.99 non-refundable convenience fee automatically added to your credit card charge. For additional dates or questions contact us 1.800.300.4781. Please bring a current photo ID with you on day of the Assessment. 





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