Community Colleges of Spokane Online Graduate Success Story

Community Colleges of Spokane Online Graduate Success Story

October 25, 2019 0 By Stanley Isaacs


Music Wind sound rooster The town I live in, its a small community
very rural. its mostly dairys, corn, hay we have Hops and grapes. The school Im taking his online. Classroom sound My name is Rebecca Kinney, I am a student
at Spokane falls community college. I am studying to become a certified interpreter for the
deaf and its referred to as distance-learning. Music: I didnt graduate high school, I had my son
when I was 17 and when he was seven months old he got sick with meningitis, but when
he lost his hearing the first and the doctor said was that he was a good candidate for
cochlear implant. So we went through that, so when I was 20 I went got my GED. Moved
here when I was 21, met my now husband shortly after and start working for the schools and
we have 13 students in our def. ed program, and I interpret for 12 of them. Sound: an individual a committee of one Once my youngest started preschool and stuff
I started realizing that I have time I can do more for our lives and I can start working
on my dreams. Sound: instructor Online courses have benefited me in the way
that it has allowed me to be able to do everything I still need to be able to do and work on
my education. I can work a full-time job and put my homework down and cook dinner and or
I can even be listening to my classroom discussions while I’m cooking dinner. There’s been times
where I got so much homework and we are all sitting down at the table and were all listening
to my classroom discussion. Music: My mom never graduated high school my sisters
and I, none of us graduated high school so I am the first in the family to walk at graduation
into for any graduation so its a very big accomplishment for our whole family. Sound: this you give to the photographer The fact that Im finally graduating with everything with my son you know, I wasnt focused on me
I was focused on him and focus on everybody else for so long and this is my first big
big moment , my moment and I did this and its just its amazing to finally be graduating
something even if its just my associates right now its big for me. Sound: Becky named announced I have three kids, a dog, two cats, and
husband full-time job in the middle of nowhere and the social life I’ve done it all online
and every quarter of been on the honor roll so its doable. You can do it