ed2go Online Learning

www.ed2go.com/mentor is your source for all of your online learning needs!

Mentor Recreation Department has launched a new way to enjoy serious learning as well as personal enrichment and leisure pursuits! Now with Mentor Recreation, you can take any of more than 300 instructor-facilitated online courses right from the comfort of your home with our new ed2go program at www.ed2go.com/mentor.

ed2go online courses are engaging and highly interactive and the site is very easy to use. Discussion areas encourage students to regularly interact with their instructor and fellow students. A dedicated instructor is behind every course, pacing students through the lessons and answering questions creating a warm and supportive community of learners.

Most courses contain 12 lessons that are released over a six week period and can be accessed online, anywhere and anytime, giving students the flexibility to study at their own pace but with enough structure and support to complete the course. Courses, which cover topics from Designing Effective Websites, Introduction to PC Troubleshooting, and foreign languages to personal development courses such as Beginner Writer’s Workshop, Genealogy Basics and Assisting Aging Parents, include quizzes, assignments, demonstrations, and exercises, giving students hands-on, practical experience needed to master new skills.

From SAT Preparation to Creating Web Pages, you can be sure an ed2go online course will be clear, complete, and engaging. You can even participate in a course demonstration before registering. All courses are developed and taught by highly regarded instructors who use proven teaching methods. Students are immersed in a learning environment that is user-friendly and interactive.

All courses run for six weeks with two weeks at the end to complete any outstanding projects. Your class and your instructor are available to you any time, day or night, after you’ve registered. Most courses start as low as $89!

Courses require internet access, email, Netscape Navigator or Microsoft Internet Explorer browsers. Some courses may have additional requirements which are clearly outlined in the course description.

After successfully completing the course, you’ll receive a framable certificate of course completion.

New course sessions begin the third Wednesday of each month. Upcoming course start dates are May 18, June 15, July 20, and August 17.

Please visit our online instruction center to see exact start dates for all of the courses that interest you!

Here’s a brief list of what you could be learning about today with ed2go/mentor:

• Luscious Low-fat, Lightning Quick Meals
• Enhancing Language Development in Childhood
• Get Paid to Travel
• Speed Spanish
• Creating Web Pages
• Writing for Children
• Secrets to Better Photography

To register for a class, go to www.ed2go.com/mentor, search for the course you’d like to take and hit Enroll Now. Call the Mentor Recreation Department at (440) 974-5720 with questions