GREAT RIVERS – Adult Education Consortium


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School Year 2019-2020 Classes at Tilden Community Center

GED and High School Diploma Prep
Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 11:30am
Wednesday & Friday 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Computer Classes 
*Classes are FREE but registration is required  by stopping into the Senior Center (there is a form) or call our main office at 651-425-6634.* 
Oct. 23rd (12:30 pm – 2:30 pm) Computer Basics
Oct. 23rd (12:30 pm – 2:30 pm) Microsoft Excel 
Oct. 30th (12:30 pm – 2:30  pm) Creating Online Invitations/Thank you Notes
Nov. 1st (12:30 pm – 2:30 pm) Navigating Internet /Filling out online forms

Adult English as a Second Language

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

6:00pm – 8:00pm

*Official Pearson Vue GED Testing Center 

To sign up for an official GED test, create an account on: and select Hastings Community Education as the testing site.

Call: 651-425-6634

No English? Text Susie: 651-270-3266


Our Mission and Vision

The mission of the Adult Basic Education program is to provide learners with a comfortable, challenging, learning and networking environment to enhance work, English language and life skills.

Our vision is to partner with learners to create opportunities where students attend regularly, set personal goals, use technology and make progress while collaborating with community and educational organizations to create pathways for success.

Student Eligibility

In order to be eligible for our classes you must:

1. Be 17 years of age or older; AND
2. Not enrolled or required to be enrolled in secondary school under State law; AND
3. Meet one or more of these conditions:
     a. Unable to speak, read or write English;
     b. Do not have high school diploma or equivalent;
     c. lack sufficient mastery of basic educational skills.
     *An exception is made for Work-Based Project Learners and Transition to Employment students referred by the Workforce Center or MFIP to be allowed in conditional content classes.

Tilden Community Center

310 River Street
Hastings, MN 55033
651-480-7670 Main Registrar Office
651-480-7680 Fax

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