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Back to School - For You!

Posted by Adriana Amelio on Aug 12, 2015 12:00:00 PM

School bells will soon be ringing, but they're not just for kids!

Education is not limited to a specific time in our lives. Opportunities for growth and education happen every day. With back to school just around the corner, many of us start to remember those first day jitters and the excitement that came with learning something new; why should that end with formal education? Personal enrichment can be found in many ways, and nothing is quite as satisfying as uncovering a new skill or interest. Metro is here to help you on your journey of lifelong discovery.

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Topics: languages, cooking, new year, new, adult continuing education, fall, edmonton, language, planning, food

Metro's English Language Institute at the Legislature!

Posted by Adriana Amelio on Oct 24, 2014 9:48:00 AM

There's more to Metro than just Continuing Education! 

In addition to our Adult Continuing Education classes and Academic Success courses, Metro educates a variety of students in the English Language institute.

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Topics: for beginners, government, adult continuing education, language, second language, english language

Fall 2014 Feature Class - Languages for Beginners

Posted by Adriana Amelio on Aug 7, 2014 11:23:00 AM

We here at Metro are huge advocates of lifelong learning - there's always something waiting to be discovered just around the corner! Any time, any age, you're simply never too late to learn something new. This is especially true with languages! In this Mental Floss article, the author points out new research that indicates learning a second - even a third - language in your adult years can actually slow brain decline. If you've been thinking about learning a new language, now is as good a time as ever to start!

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Topics: languages, for beginners, adult continuing education, language, second language