The GED Empowers Adults to Reach for the Stars! – By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

GED- By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

This has been a great year for adult education in Queens, New York. The GED program has produced a high number of graduates that have moved on to various professions.

The GED or General Education Diploma classes are given for free at various sites in the City. The program is run by the Department of Education, City of New York. Queens has one of the largest intakes with students enrolling from different backgrounds. They usually spend around three to six months where they are taught math, reading, social studies, science and writing to proficiency levels. Once they are ready, they write the exams.

READ MORE: The GED empowers adults

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Comments

  • kamtanblog  On August 24, 2019 at 3:43 am

    Excellent idea..will read again and comment later.

    Thanks GOL for making this public !

    Kamtan

  • dhanpaul narine  On August 26, 2019 at 7:10 pm

    We take people, literally off the streets, teach them for the tests, and when they pass they go to college, or get a promotion in their jobs. Most students are immigrants and we do not ask their immigration status.

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