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Learn and grow this year

2021-09-07T21:00:33-04:00January 14th, 2021|Classes & Programs, Education, Enrichment, News, Trades|

In light of all that's happened this past year, we hope you're as motivated as we are to learn more — and be more — in 2021. That's why we're offering a wide variety of new and returning courses this semester, as well as new staff and internship opportunities. On January 25, our Offshore Wind Technician program kicks off. Scroll down for details. In February, get certified in the Art of Medical Interpretation.Other offerings this semester include: HiSET prep, Quickbooks Essentials, Women in Photography, Writing A Memoir, First Aid & Survival in the Wilderness, CDL Class A licensing, and Medical Interpreter [...]

Beginning in January: Wind Technician Program and our new Diversity & Inclusion “Mini College”

2020-12-27T21:39:32-05:00December 27th, 2020|Classes & Programs, Education, Trades|

Calling all Martha's Vineyard residents! There's still time to enroll! This training program and certificate is offered to year-round Martha’s Vineyard residents interested in a career in applied wind technology, renewable energy and engineering. Invest in your future today! LEARN MORE Our Diversity & Inclusion "Mini College" begins on January 19 with a 3-credit undergraduate course, Issues of Race, Diversity & Oppression. LEARN MORE

ACE MV’s 1-Day University on Social Justice

2021-09-07T21:01:00-04:00November 6th, 2020|Classes & Programs, News|

Sponsor: ACE MV, Adult & Continuing Education of Martha’s VineyardOpen to: everyone, anywhereWhen: Wednesday November 18, from 10am-4pmWhere: Online via ZoomPrice: free; donations are strongly encouraged. Adults: $25-150. Students: $5-10. Or any amount, all support is welcome! SPEAKER LIST Josh Dodds, UMass AmherstNancy Hoffman, PhD., Jobs for the Future (JFF)Reverend Will Mebane, St. Barnabas Memorial EpiscopalChurch, FalmouthLenita Reason, Brazilian Worker Center, BostonTom Smith, Justice at Work, BostonJuli Vanderhoop, Wampanoag Tribe MVRichard Walker, VP Federal Reserve Bank, Boston Facilitator: Holly Bellebuono, Executive Director, ACE MV LEARN MORE

Upcoming Classes

2020-10-22T12:06:00-04:00October 22nd, 2020|Classes & Programs|

Thursday Oct 22, 2020 ACE MV is a 501(c)(3) private non-profit service organization that depends on your support. Please see our supporter page and donation page for more information. THIS FRIDAY (That's tomorrow!): Local Politics and Grassroots Activism on MV, a webinar with Dukes County Commissioner Keith Chatinover, has been pushed 2 weeks to Friday, October 23, from 6-7:30pm. $35. STARTING NEXT WEEK: Island Geology: The Geological Landscape of Martha's Vineyard, a 4-week online course, begins October 27. Travel through time with geologist Giorgio Caramanna to better understand the natural history of our unique island. $69. Personal Financial Planning, a 4-week [...]

Attention Local Farmers! Take our “Farm Finances” course for FREE!

2021-09-07T21:01:10-04:00October 20th, 2020|Classes & Programs, News|

Tuesday Oct 20, 2020 Farm Finances: Bookkeeping, Budgeting and Financial Planning for MV Farmers starts Oct 29! When: Thursdays, Oct 29-Nov 19, 4-6pmWhere: ONLINE via Zoom*How Much: FREE (must meet requirements as a farmer and business must operate on Martha’s Vineyard)Instructor: Julia Shanks, author of “The Farmer’s Office: Tools, Tips and Templates to Successfully Manage a Growing Farm Business” *For those who do not have the appropriate tech for an online Zoom class at home, the Ag Society is offering a space for students to participate (adequate social distancing will be enforced). You have questions about your business: can I afford [...]

Our Fall Catalog is ONLINE

2020-08-31T00:06:23-04:00August 31st, 2020|Classes & Programs|

ACE MV is a 501(c)(3) private non-profit organization that depends on your support. Please see our supporter page and donation page for more information. SEE OUR FULL FALL CATALOG https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=orpuTUVeNWI Island Businesses: See ACE MV's Business Resource Sheet Fall 2020Download Here's a sampling of our upcoming classes: Practical Brazilian Portuguese for Your Workplace & Our Community, an 8-week online course, begins Monday, Sep 21 at 6pm. Intro to Business: How to Start, Run and Sustain a Successful Small Business on Martha's VineyardThursdays, 6-7:30pm, Oct 15-Nov 12, Online Principles of Ecology and English Composition, undergrad credit courses offered in partnership with Bristol [...]

ACE MV awarded grant from MassCEC to support Offshore Wind Tech Certificate program

2020-07-27T14:49:49-04:00July 27th, 2020|In the News|

Baker-Polito Administration Awards $1.3 Million for Offshore Wind Workforce Training Programsfrom the MassCEC website — July 22, 2020 We're pleased to announce that Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) has awarded ACE MV with a $128,140 grant to further support an Offshore Wind Technician Certificate program on Martha’s Vineyard, encourage high school dual enrollment in this Certificate program, and explore options for incorporating marine science and technology programming into Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School’s Career and Technical Education Program. Read more about this grant from the MassCEC's websiteLearn more about our Offshore Wind Technician Certificate program and how you can join the [...]