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Career, Academic, and Support Services

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The career and academic team at Martinez Adult Education served more than 500 members of the community in 2017. Also, more than 120 students reported in 2017 that they obtained employment because of taking classes at MAE. When students obtain employment or transition to college, the career and academic team at Martinez Adult Education posts their success stories on the MAE website. Also, student success stories are featured in the brochure and the Career, Academic, and Support Services office.

Student Testimonials

We regularly receive emails and texts from our students who have obtained employment or successfully transferred to college. Below is a sample of recent testimonials from students:

 

  • “Martinez Adult Education’s staff gives you 100% of their time and effort, whether that is improving your résumé, writing a cover letter or practicing interviewing techniques.”
  • “I personally feel that every student should use the career services at Martinez Adult Education. The staff will show you how to make yourself more marketable, and with the current job market, that is a value that can’t be measured.”

Our Career, Academic, and Support Services Team

Alison Armond
Alison Armand, High School Coordinator/Transition, can help you finish your high school diploma, earn your high school equivalency, and improve your academic skills.

 

Darryl Coachman
Darryl Coachman, Transition Coordinator for Central Costa County, can help you attain your personal and professional goals. He can help you explore a new career, take that next step to a career or college, and connect you with resources to support you while you are in school.

 

Rob Lawrence
Rob Lawrence, Career Technical Education Coordinator, has taught the Career Connections course for more than 18 years. He can help you create the perfect résumé, learn to answer difficult interview questions, and create a dynamic web portfolio to showcase your skills and qualifications.

 

Please give us a call at 925.335-5890 so we can get you on the pathway to a new career or fulfill your dream of starting college. We are here to help you discover all the opportunities waiting for you!

Academic Services

  • English Class
  • Math Class
  • Writing Skills
  • High School Diploma
  • High School Equivalency

Career Services

  • Résumé Creation
  • Interview Training
  • Career Connections Course
  • Job Coaching
  • Hiring Events
  • Web Portfolio

College Transition

  • Career Exploration
  • Articulated Courses
  • College Tours
  • Financial Aid
  • College Application Assistance

Support Services

  • Computer Lab
  • Wardrobe for Opportunity
  • Referrals to Personal Counseling
  • Links to Healthcare, Housing, and Transportation