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Welcome to the Adult Education Program!

AVANCE provides Adult Education programs with a continuum of services that prepare students to access higher education.

ABE/GED - The Adult Basic Education program provides instruction in mathematics, reading, and writing. The GED academic program prepares students to succeed in obtaining their GED Certificate (High School Equivalency). Check schedule below
 
ESL (English as Second Language) - AVANCE offers classes at basic and intermediate levels for adults who wish to improve their ability to speak, read, or write the English language. Check schedule below
 
Computer Literacy - encompasses the basic understanding of computer hardware and software. Students learn Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, file management, e-mail, web browsing, and social media skills. Check schedule below
 

GED on the Move - To create a college-bound culture within our families, AVANCE offers GED On the Move, a program that prepares our GED students to transition into viable post-secondary career options, including college credit enrollment, child development certificate training, and job skills training. Through this program, we also offer assistance with financial aid applications, C-PALS mentorship, parent coaching academy, college field trips, online labs, tutoring, and an AVANCE scholarship. Check schedule below
 
General Office Assistant Certificate (GOA)
This three-month program prepares students to become administrative assistants by learning typing skills, internet usage and Microsoft Office. They also learn telephone etiquette, customer service and professional communication skills. Check schedule below
 
We offer 2 semesters per year:
First semester: September-December
Second semester: January- May
 
 
Please contact us for information and pre-registrations.
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Dora N. Hinojosa
Adult Education Program Manager
dhinojosa@avancehouston.org

 

MANGUM EDUCATION CENTER | 4503 Mangum Rd. Houston, TX 77092 | Tel.(713)686-4400

Staff:  Dora N. Hinojosa | Adult Education Program Manager | dhinojosa@avancehouston.org

Esmeralda Daniel Davila   |  Adult Education   |  Program Assistant/TEAMS Specialist       EDavila@AvanceHouston.org

 

Schedules for 2015-2016

CLASS
LEVEL

INSTRUCTOR(s)

STARTING
DATE

ENDING
DATE

DAY(S) OF CLASS

TIMES
(Beginning-Ending)

SITE

ESL Multilevel

Shuna White

09/08/2015

12/11/2015

Mon-Thurs

12:30AM-3:30PM

DACOMA II

ESL Beginners

Shuna White

09/08/2015

12/11/2015

Mon-Thurs

9:00AM-12:00PM

DACOMA II

Computer class Mexican Institute

October 2015

Currently recruiting

TBA TBA TBA DACOMA II
GED Online Diane Patin 09/08/2015 12/11/2015 Fridays 9:00AM-12:00PM MANGUM
GED Transition Olivia Hawkins 09/08/2015 12/11/2015 Mon-Thurs 9:00AM-12:00PM MANGUM

GED Regular

Diane Patin

09/08/2015

12/11/2015

Mon-Thurs

9:00AM-12:00PM

MANGUM

ESL Beginners

Itzel Sepulveda

09/08/2015

12/11/2015

Mon-Thurs

9:00AM-12:00PM

MANGUM

ESL Multilevel

Olivia Hawkins

09/08/2015

12/11/2015

Mon-Thurs

12:30AM-3:30PM

MANGUM

General Office Support Specialist TBA PENDING

TBA

TBA

TBA

AVANCE Training center
CDA TBA PENDING

TBA

TBA

TBA

JENSEN DRIVE

 

For information on class orientation/pre-registrations
Please call 713.686.4400 or 713.812.0033, Ext 100