Tag «Literacy KC»

Penn Valley salutes graduates of adult reading program

With commencement season in the air, MCC-Penn Valley paused to commend students who completed the Guided Educational Access to Reading Skills (GEARS) program. GEARS, one of the first programs of its kind in the nation, was created to address the rising numbers of students entering the college system, yet still in need of reading remediation. …

MCC in the news: KC Star article highlights work of Literacy KC at MCC

Literacy Kansas City is doing great work all around the city, including offering services at MCC-Penn Valley. This recent Kansas City Star article features several successful Literacy KC clients, one of whom we’re proud to call an MCC student. About GEARS, the Literacy KC program at MCC-Penn Valley The Guiding Educational Access to Reading Skills (GEARS) …