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Students at different booths of CT manufacturers

Explore Manufacturing Expo

The Explore Manufacturing Expo was a big hit with our students! Students from CDP, GED, and ESOL got a firsthand look at CT manufacturers, as well as educational, training, and career opportunities in Eastern CT. (Plus tons of swag!)

Pictures of our 5 Beatrice McEwen Scholarship Award Winners

Beatrice McEwen Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to Katianna Chery, Indjena Antoine, Nicole Taylor, Junald Datis, and Marchae McLeod, 2023 CDP graduates, for winning the Beatrice McEwen Scholarship from the Community Foundation of Eastern CT. All are planning to attend Three Rivers Community College in the Fall and this scholarship will help them on their way!

Images of students completing NEDP type tasks

NEDP - National External Diploma Program

Need to get your high school diploma? Did you know there another way to get that diploma? NEDP’s innovative approach uses the skills you’ve gained from life and work experience to demonstrate your reading, writing and math high school level skills. 

  • Assesses high school-level skills awarding a traditional diploma

  • Designed for self-directed out-of-school youth and adults with life and work experiences and a general familiarity with the computer

  • Offers flexible scheduling and confidentiality

  • Includes tasks for in-demand career and life experiences in Financial Literacy, Health Literacy, Civic Literacy, Geography, History, Science, and Twenty-First Century Workplace.

  • Evaluates skills based on the Common Core College and Career Readiness standards.

Interested? Check out the NEDP page to find out more! 

photo collage of graduates and graduation night

Diploma? Done. 

Congratulations to the Norwich Regional Adult Education Class of 2024! On Graduation Night, June 12th, 2024, these dedicated students crossed the finish line and earned their high school diplomas. Their journey has been marked by incredible dedication, perseverance, and hard work. Here's to new beginnings and the exciting opportunities ahead!

Welcome to Norwich Regional Adult Education

Norwich Regional Adult Education provides day and evening academic programs, family education, job training, and workplace education to residents ages 17 and over in our 12 cooperating school districts. Norwich Regional Adult Education is dedicated to the service and growth of each student. Whether you need to improve your English, finish high school, or gain skills for the workforce, NRAE is committed to the belief that all students may achieve success.