Free Courses for Rhode Island Public High School Students

Welcome to Skills Academy's hub for Rhode Island public high school students.

We invite you to explore and register for the following free courses offered by Skills for Rhode Island's Future through the EnrollRI All Course Network (ACN).

-Courses will be delivered via Coursera and will be accessible in English and Spanish-
-Los cursos se impartirán a través de Coursera y serán accesibles en inglés y español-

SkillsRI Career Exploration

This 12-week course will focus on career pathways in 8-10 distinct industries, with each week focusing on one specific topic (industry) with industry experts, representatives from different colleges, and current college students working with students to explore career opportunities in different fields.

Start Date:
Course Has Begun; Registration Open Until Oct. 11, 2021

End Date:
December 23, 2021

Course Meeting Times:
Hybrid/Work-Based Learning
Thursday's 3:00-5:00 pm

Grades:
9-12

Credits Earned:
0.5

Course Details

SkillsRI Career Exploration

Understanding Current Events

This course will teach students how to examine the social and political issues of the moment. Students will use content from various news media formats including, but not limited to, news programs, social media, newspapers, documentaries, and podcasts to analyze current events in order to better understand the world around them.

Start Date:
Course Has Begun; Registration Open Until Oct. 11, 2021

End Date:
December 23, 2021

Course Meeting Times:
Hybrid/Work-Based Learning
Wednesday's 3:00-5:00 pm

Grades:
9-12

Credits Earned:
0.5

Course Details

Understanding Current Events

Office Hours

Meet one-on-one with a Skills Academy team member who can help you select the best online course based on your interests!

Course Details

Office Hours