Free college credit programs highlighted at expo
Several career-education programs of the Kalamazoo Regional Educational Service Agency will be holding an open house for interested students and parents at the Kalamazoo County Expo Center from 6 to 8 p.m. on Jan. 27. (Snow make-up date: Thursday, Jan. 29, 6-8 p.m.)
Education for Employment (EFE) offers career and technical education courses that prepare today’s students for tomorrow’s careers.
Education for the Arts (EFA) offers arts-intensive classes in theater, music, dance, visual arts and more.
Early/Middle College (EMC) is a new program that offers students the opportunity to attend a fifth year of high school while earning up to an associate’s degree for free.
Youth Opportunities Unlimited (YOU) serves at-risk youth with credit completion programs and employment training.
Parents and students are invited to the EduExpo to find out more about these free programs. Students can also enter a drawing to win a Kindle Fire or a Chromebook.