CORE relies on volunteers to keep our program running. Volunteers help make sure our students graduate with all the skills and tools they need for successful careers. Contact CORE at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 703/931-7346 ext. 101 about attending a volunteer orientation.
Students in this class will review and practice hands-on exercises to help them prepare to take NOVA’s math placement test. The class will begin with learning about math requirements at NOVA, based on each individual’s planned program of study. Then, students will work in small groups with their math instructor to learn and practice the[…]
Computer CORE thanks AOL for hosting a 2nd Monster Day in 2016. AOL summer interns spent the morning creating some gift packets for CORE’s incoming Loudoun and Herndon students who will start class on August 29. Thanks to all – and best wishes to the interns as they return to school.
Computer Core, Alexandria City Public Schools (ACPS), and the Alexandria Redevelopment Housing Authority (ARHA) combined efforts this April and May to offer a six-week hands-on course in computers. This course introduced fourteen ACPS parents to the basic skills needed to use a computer, including email, internet, google docs and sheets, and Blackboard. ACPS’ Family and Community[…]
For two years CORE has offered a 6-month program at Gum Springs Community Center in partnership with Fairfax County giving CORE students access to a modern computer lab in that community and allowing Fairfax County to increase their lab’s impact. Another group became interested in this arrangement – starting this year United Community Ministries (UCM)[…]