Skip to main content
The page you are viewing is from Lawrence Adult Education and has been specially formatted for printing
Maine Adult Education Association

Lawrence Adult Education

Divider line
4 School Street • Fairfield, Maine 04937 • 207.453.4200, ext. 3114 • Fax: 207.453.4225

News & Events

CDL Class B School and Passenger Bus Licence Class Available in Fairfield


Posted by Kathy Cote  on October 16, 2018 | Read more in: News

Immediate Opening - Job Coach for Youth Workforce Initiative Program

Job Coach for 21st Century Workforce Initiative Program - Immediate Opening

This will be a shared position between Lawrence Adult Education and MSAD 54 Adult Education. Days/Hours are flexible depending on student, employer, and coach.

Performance responsibilities will include:

  • Assist learners in a comprehensive exploration of career opportunities, post-secondary educational options, and life goals based on individual interests, aptitude, resources, aspirations, and job shadowing/experience.

  • Develop and Individual Learning Plan for each student that promotes strategies, identification of resources, appropriate academic placement and a realistic timetable for success. The Plan will also include the job placement opportunity within the Youth program.

  • Assist learners and employers will all facets of the academic and employment process, including resume development, college applications if necessary, employment search, and reflecting and evaluating the job shadow/experience.

  • Encourage and promote student persistence by helping them to identify and overcome employment barriers.

  • Collect, organize and analyze data as needed to keep the employer and student on task.

  • Develop and maintain a working relationship with partner agencies, educational institutions, and employers.

  • Engage in and share the results of program with all partners involved.


  • Bachelor’s degree in education or related field.

  • Knowledge of the learning process.

  • Course work and/or experience with career advising

  • blem solving skills.

  • Flexibility of schedule


The position will be for 15 hours per week for Lawrence Adult Education and 15 hours per week for Skowhegan Area Adult Education for a total of 30 hours per week. The position will pay $22 per hour for a year round position.

To apply, please send resume and letter of interest to:

Pat Hughes, Director at Lawrence Adult Education

4 School Street, Fairfield, Maine 04937



Posted by Kathy Cote  on October 16, 2018 | Read more in: News

Farmworkers Jobs Program

Serving those who work for Maine farmers... the Farmworker Jobs Program is a program funded through the Employment and Training Administration of the U.S. Department of Labor.

Click here to see the flyer.

Contact us for more information.


Posted by Kathy Cote  on March 30, 2017 | Read more in: News and Links

University College/University of Maine System

Did you know that you can take University of Maine System classes right here in Fairfield?

Univeristy College offers statewide access to courses and degrees from the University of Maine campuses. Courses are available online and through interactive television (ITV) at sites statewide including Lawrence Adult Education. For more information or to register call 1-800-868-7000 or visit the University College website at

What are ITV courses?

ITV courses are broadcast live by faculty from University of Maine System campuses to University College centers and sites across Maine. Students view the class on TV monitors and interact with the instructor and with other students using a toll-free classroom telephone. Many ITV courses include streaming video, allowing students to view lectures online.

Most ITV classes also require students to participate online through BlackBoard or other online instructional programs.



Posted by Kathy Cote  on October 24, 2013 | Read more in: Links

ED2GO Online Learning




Our instructor-led online courses are informative, fun, convenient, affordable, and highly interactive. We focus on creating supportive communities for our learners. New course sessions begin monthly and take about six weeks to complete. These instructor-facilitated online courses are fun, convenient and highly interactive. All courses run for six weeks (with a two-week grace period at the end). Courses are project oriented and inlcude lessons, quizzes, hands-on assignments, discussion areas, supplementary links, and more. Complete any of these courses entirely from your home or office and at any time of the day or night.



Online Career Training Programs can start your students on a path to an in-demand profession. They can begin these programs at any time and learn at their own pace. Upon successful completion of all coursework, they will receive a Certificate of Completion. 

Your Schedule • Your Budget • Your Future...Today!

Lawrence Adult Education, in partnership with ed2go, offers online open enrollment programs designed to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional level positions for many in-demand occupations. 

Our programs are designed by a team of professionals from each respective field, providing you with effective web-based learning programs. Instructors/mentors are actively involved in your online learning experience, responding to any questions or concerns, as well as encouraging and motivating you to succeed.


To get started visit our online Instruction Center at or our Career Training Program site at




Posted by Kathy Cote  on October 24, 2013 | Read more in: Links

Adult Education - An Investment Worth Making

Adult Ed Article.doc


Posted by Kathy Cote  on April 8, 2010

College Transitions Program in the News

Channel 8 News:  Click here for video.

Channel 6 News:  Click here for video.


Posted by Kathy Cote  on January 26, 2010 | Read more in: News


© 2018 Lawrence Adult Education
4 School Street • Fairfield, Maine 04937 • 207.453.4200, ext. 3114 • Fax: 207.453.4225