Serving the Community – Serving myself
Coming from Afghanistan, some changes were harder than others.

Goals

  • Supporting my family
  • Going to college
  • Studying English

I am doing this for myself.
After raising four children – all of them university graduates – I want to do more for myself. I will be an interpreter.

Goals

  • Attending college
  • Becoming an interpreter
  • Improving my English (always)

You are part of my life.
Becoming part of the community has been exciting and rewarding.

Goals

  • Living a full life with my family
  • Supporting others

Stepping Stones: The Health Occupations Center at Grossmont Adult Education
After hearing about this low-cost option to get into a medical career, an orientation on site made it clear: this is a career pathway!

Goals

  • Starting the internship
  • Working at a hospital

Adult Education is also learning about the world
Studying English at Grossmont Adult Education allowed me to get my GED and make friends from different countries.

Goals

  • Learning English
  • Going to college

Learning and teaching – Grossmont Adult Education is  for all
From the Career Center to becoming a Medical Assistant Instructor at the Health Occupations Center,  Grossmont Adult Education provides direction and pathways to success.

Goals

  • Teach what I love to do
  • Promoting all that Grossmont Adult Education has to offer

It matters
A successful career is possible in many ways but fulfillment and happiness come with education.

Goals

  • Living well
  • Encouraging others

Real world education – Medical Careers at the Health Occupations Center
Hands-on learning helps students to progress and gives them confidence. Teachers ensure that all of us can be successful.

Goals

  • Transfer to a university
  • Become a certified registered nurse