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GDAS no longer offers Adult High School Diploma program

Beginning with the 2017-2018 school year the Gulf County Adult School will not offer Adult High School program. Instead we will offer the GED® program only.  There are age requirements for the GED including an underage waiver provision. Adult learners enrolled with GDAS can earn a high school equivalency diploma by successfully passing the Standard GED® tests. […]

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The Gulf District Adult School welcomes Brenda Wood

Brenda Wood is new to Gulf District Adult School but not new to teaching. Mrs. Wood received her BS in Elementary Education from Florida State University. She brings 27 years of teaching experience to her new position. Having taught grades 4-6 at Port St. Joe Elementary school, Mrs. Wood is excited about a new opportunity […]

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GED Prep now available

MyGED™ online portal: Mobile-friendly, free, and customizable, MyGED™ is the start-to finish online support tool for the 2014 GED® program. Adults can easily register and schedule their test, find preparation tools, check their score, and get support for career and college transitions through MyGED™ at GED.com.   GED Test Four content-area assessments measure a foundational […]

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History of the GED

1942- Developed by the United States Armed Forces Institute for returning World War II veterans 1947- Civilians were first allowed to take the GED 1963- Veteran’s Testing Service changed its name to the GED testing service 2001- GED Testing Service organized through joint venture with American Council on Education and Pearson 2014- GED program updated

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