English for New Learners
ENL: English for New Learners (formerly ESL)
Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Ongoing)
Taught at the East Greenbush Community Library by Questar III BOCES.
This program teaches speaking, listening, reading and writing. It is appropriate for students for whom English is not their first language, and are 21 years of age or older. You do not have to be an American citizen, but must have a green card. For more information or to register, contact Questar’s Workforce Development office at (518) 273-2264. More information.
Literacy Volunteers of Rensselaer County (LVORC) provides tutoring to help individuals learn to read, to write, and speak English, and to improve their math skills. English Literacy Civics, Sewing & English, a telephone partner program, and Citizenship preparation classes are also available. All services are free and offered in several locations around Rensselaer County. Contact LVORC at (518) 274-8526.