Test Preparation

TASC, The High School Equivalency Exam The Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) has replaced the GED in New York State.  This site provides information about the TASC, test dates and times, and study materials.  See also: the New York State Education...

Civil Service

Rensselaer County Department of Civil Service and Civil Service Exam Schedule. Albany County Department of Civil Service New York State Department of Civil Service. See state civil service job postings and testing information.  Also check out the civil service study...

English for New Learners

ENL: English for New Learners (formerly ESL)Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Ongoing)Taught at the East Greenbush Community Library by Questar III BOCES. This program teaches speaking, listening, reading and writing. It is appropriate for...

Learn Skills

Want to learn technology skills? Literacy Volunteers of Rensselaer County (LVORC) provides tutoring to help individuals learn to read, to write, and speak English, and to improve their math skills. English Literacy Civics, Sewing & English, a telephone partner...

Education and Employment

Education and Employment Featured Resources Career OneStop offers a huge collection of tools and resources for job seekers: explore careers, locate training, find local assistance, search for jobs, and access many helpful tools for job seekers. Special sections for...