The Education Department strives to create an effective and meaningful learning environment aimed at improving participant’s basic skills and increasing their self-esteem and critical thinking capacity. The main focus is to teach and expose participants to what is important to know and learn.
MACE YouthBuild participants are challenged with a well rounded academic program
The curriculum is as follows:
Basic Math, Pre-Algebra, Algebra and Geometry
Reading, English/Language Arts and Writing
General Science, Biology
Mississippi History, Geography, Government, American History and Social Movements
In addition to the basic academic courses participants will have the opportunity to pursue several enrichment courses:
Life Skills Class
Participants are expected to master a set of skills. The assessments are based on a combination of class work, homework, participation, TABE testing, and a Competency-Based Profile.