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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sept. 26, 2014
 
The GED® Testing Services to give free GED® practice tests for limited time at Halifax Community College’s Literacy Education program sites
See for Free program helps students pass the GED® tests
 
WELDON, N.C. – Now through Oct. 3, 2014, the GED® Testing Services is giving away free GED® practice tests to all students who come into Halifax Community College’s (HCC) Literacy Education Center in Building 500 and other adult education centers throughout North Carolina. The purpose of the initiative is to help students and adult learning centers who were looking for a way to boost participation. Students who take GED® Ready can see for free:
  • If they’re ready to pass the GED®
  • The skills they need to work on to pass the test
  • A personalized study plan detailing pages and chapters to study in their favorite study books
Students can also learn about classes and other resources to help them prepare for the GED® tests. To learn more or to schedule a free GED® Ready practice test, contact HCC Acting Dean of Workforce & Economic Development/Director of Literacy Tamba O. Thompson at 252-536-7235, Therman Taylor at 252-536-6362, Tiffany Hale at 252-536-6342, Brenda Cousins at 252-536-7240 or George Holley at 252-536-6395. In addition, students can also stop by Halifax Community College’s Literacy Education Center in Building 500.
 
Halifax Community College’s Mission
Halifax Community College strives to meet the diverse needs of our community by providing high-quality, accessible and affordable education and services for a rapidly changing and globally competitive marketplace.
 
Primary Media Contact: Melanie Temple, Director of Public Relations and Marketing, mtemple295@halifaxcc.edu, 252-538-4319

Secondary Media Contact: Dr. Dianne Rhoades, Vice President of Institutional Advancement, Halifax Community College and Executive Director of the Halifax Community College Foundation Inc., dbarnes-rhoades128@halifaxcc.edu, 252-536-7239