Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Are You Ready to Succeed on the GED?

You can find out during the GED Testing Service's (GEDTS®) "Back-to-School" promotion. Take the GED® practice test for $1 for any of the four subject area tests (a $5 discount per subject area). Enter promo code BACKTOSCHOOL at checkout. Take all four GED Ready® subject area practice tests (Reasoning through Language Arts, Science, Math, and Social Studies) if you want to see if you are prepared to pass the GED® test.
Details may be found at

GEDTS® is running a guarantee (see their website or the link above for details) for actual GED® testing during this period for those who score "Likely to Succeed" in that subject on the GED Ready® practice test. 

If your practice test scores are "Too Close to Call" or  
"Not Likely to Succeed," 
consider signing up for free 8-week GED prep classes
at the Grenada Adult Education Center that begin
with open registration dates in early October. 
Click HERE for Fall Session II class details.

If you don't have a debit or credit card to purchase the $1 GED Ready test online, call the Grenada Adult Education Center at 227-6101. Our front office has a limited number of $1.00 GED Ready® test vouchers available for purchase. These vouchers can be used to pay for the practice test online.

Don't have access to a computer and the internet to take the GED Ready® practice test?  There are a limited number of seats to take the test in Room 18 here at 9:00 AM on October 6th-8th.
Click on this link to reserve a seat for the practice test:
GAEC GED Ready Test Reservation - EXPIRED
AND be sure to purchase desired GED Ready exams through your account at - EXPIRED

Monday, October 26, 2015

2015 First Annual MS Day of Giving - EXTENDED THROUGH MONDAY, OCT. 26TH
GLAD is an eligible non-profit organization and participating in 
Mississippi's first annual online Day of Giving on October 24th.
Giving page opens on October 10th.
All online donations will be officially receipted for tax purposes by GiveGab.
 Offline donations may be sent to GLAD at
PO Box 533, Grenada, MS 38902 and
receipted for tax purposes by GLAD.
In order to be included in statewide Day of Giving totals,
offline donations need to be received by 3 PM on Wed., Oct. 21st.
Please consider donating during this event period!

We have created a Facebook event that you may share at:

10/26/15 - MS Day of Giving announced that the event
has been extended through Monday, Oct. 26th! 


3 donors (1 online; 2 offline) with donations totaling $5,105.
Additionally, a $100 employer-match is pending.

20 Ways to Raise a Book-Smart Baby

See PDF info online:

Tips for Reading with Babies and Toddlers20 Ways to Raise a Book-Smart Baby - Infants & Toddlers

Book List for Ages 0-24 Months: 1000_books - Ages 0-24 Month Book Lists

Book List for Two- and Three-Year-Olds:  1000_books - Ages 2-3 Book Lists

Book List for Four- and Five-Year-Olds:  1000 books - Ages 4-5 Book Lists

Coloring Pages:  Coloring Sheets to Print