Our Programs

Adult basic education instructional programs

We have many paths to success for our students. Our goal is to develop the tools and skills it takes to get them there. Our programs include:

  • Reading, Writing, Math Skill Building — Build basic academic skills for work, home and community life.
  • English Language Acquisition — Newcomers and others learn to speak, read and write English.
  • High School Equivalency Exam Preparation — We provide students with all the resources and instruction they need to prepare for the GED or HiSET exam to attain a Commonwealth of Pennsylvania High School Diploma.
  • Career Awareness and Exploration — Learn about career options, explore possibilities, and learn what it takes to get on a career path.
  • Career Pathways Advising — Work with a student advisor to set goals and develop a career and education plan to prepare for postsecondary education and a career. Transitional support and education navigation helps adult stay on track so they can reach their goals.
  • Workplace Education Programs — In partnership with employers we develop customized education programs so that employees have the skills they need to be safe and productive at work.

Tutor training We have a critical need for trained tutors to help us deliver our educational programs. We provide training programs such as:

Pre-service Training

Volunteer teachers and tutors prepare to work with adult learners.

In-Service Training

Volunteer teachers and tutors participate in ongoing professional development through face to work workshops, technical support and distance learning opportunities.