Community Education

The Adult and Community Education Program was developed in 1948 and offers adult and youth enrichment classes, senior citizen programming, and other community related activities.

Brochures containing information about current class offerings are published in the fall, winter/spring, and summer (leisure programs only), posted online and are available by calling (734) 419-2426.

Registration Interest

If you are interested in registering for courses at the Tinkham Educational Center, fill out the form and someone will be in touch with you.

Courses and Class Offerings

Please view the complete brochures from the links above for detailed descriptions of all program offerings.

Programs Offered

Adult Basic Education
English As A Second Language
GED Preparation

GED Preparation Classes

Classes begin September 5, 2017

Classes are offered:

CLASS DAYS TIME
GED Prep M & W 8:00 - 11:00 am
GED Prep Tu & Th 11:30 - 2:30 pm
Essential Skills M / Tu / W 2:15 - 4:00 pm
Skills Proficiency M & W 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Skills Proficiency Tu & Th 9:00 - 11:00 am
Emergency ELL M & W 12:00 - 3:00 pm
ELL Tu & Th 8:00 - 11:00 am

 

Leisure and Enrichment Classes

Business & Personal Finance, Career, Computer, Arts & Crafts, Dance, Health & Safety, Home & Garden, Languages, Literary Arts, Music, Self-Improvement, Sewing, Sports, and Swimming

Classes are located in many buildings throughout the district.

Registration Interest

If you are interested in registering for courses here at the Tinkham Educational Center, fill out the form and someone will be in touch with you.

Leisure Class Registration

Please Note: If using the online registration form, you must register at least one (1) week in advance of the class you wish to take using the instructions below. Otherwise, call or register in person at Tinkham.

Instructions for Online Registration
 

  1. The Winter/Spring 2017 brochure lists available classes including AllStar Driver Education Classes.
  2. Complete the registration form. After you have submitted your form, there will be a link on the confirmation page to PaySchools. Pay for your class to complete the registration process. Classes are on a first come, first served basis. In the event a class is filled or dropped, you will be notified by phone.
  3. If you have any questions, email Martha Robertson from the Leisure Office at Robertsonm@wwcsd.net, or call (734) 419-2426

*Other Important Information: Please make note of dates and times and plan to attend the first class session – no reminder will be sent to you. In the event of any changes, we will make every attempt to notify you. Please indicate work or alternative phone numbers on the registration form to assist us in contacting you. All registrations will be processed in the order received. All classes have a minimum and a maximum number of participants. In the event that a class has been filled or canceled, you will be contacted and issued a refund.