Adult Basic Education
(ABE)If you're interested in taking the next step toward obtaining your GED, please take a minute to watch this video and see what other people are saying about their journey with Adult Basic Education.
Adult Basic Education classes are:
- Designed for adults
- Learner centered
- Available to start year round
- Free of charge
Basic Skills Refresher/Accuplacer Preparation
Are you preparing to enter college or wanting to brush up on your reading, writing or math skills? Based on your individual needs, you will be guided through activities and materials to help you meet your educational goals.
English Language Learners
Are you or someone you know interested in improving their English? Foreign-born adults are welcome to work one-on-one or in small groups with teachers or tutors to improve their English skills that are necessary in everyday life. Students can enter the program with any level of English language skill and move through the program at their own pace.
Questions about ABE? Contact Maria Burnham Lead Teacher/Coordinator, at (651) 982-8302 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABE Technology Lab
Do you need to improve your technology skills in order to reach your academic goal? Technology Lab is open to all registered ABE learners who want extra time and support to reach their academic goal while incorporating technology.Family LearningThis is an ideal program for parents with young children who want to work on their own learning goals. Children attend intensive preschool or quality childcare programs while parents participate in parent education classes and work on goals that may include GED, English or basic skills. Families can enjoy a meal together, participate in guided learning experiences and get ideas for home activities. Call for enrollment information.
Sep-May Tue & Thu 11:15-3:30pmABE Class Schedule
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ABE LocationCentral Learning Center
Enter door 11, Room E11
200 SW 4th Street, Forest Lake, MN 55025Adult Education Volunteers NeededHelp adults learn basic skills in reading, writing and math. Volunteers may attend workshops to learn how to tutor adults using various techniques. Opportunities are also available to tutor foreign-born adults in English as a Second Language.Call (651) 982-8302 to volunteer today!