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Office of Adult & Continuing Education at MS 61

Listing Last Update: August 17, 2016

Location

400 Empire Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 1125
Brooklyn, NY 11225
schools.nyc.gov/community/AdultEd/default.htm

Primary Contact

Cassy Thime

(718) 221-6703

cthime@schools.nyc.gov

Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To study for my high school equivalency exam
  • To learn English
  • To improve my math skills

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Instruction in Spanish

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Program Overview

Literacy Programs

Adult Basic Education (ABE) Instruction
ABE instruction emphasizes skills related to adult literacy needs, educational goals, and personal interests. Real-world materials are used to enhance the educational experience of the adult learner. Adults enrolled in ABE classes can begin with basic literacy skills and advance to high school equivalency preparation and vocational training.




English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Instruction
ESOL instruction teaches students basic language skills, as well as the academic and civic skills they need to successfully complete higher education or job training programs. The emphasis is on improving English skills in speaking, reading, writing, and listening. Instructional themes include work, family, citizenship, and topics based on student interests.

Hours of operation: 9am- 9pm

Cost info: Sign up Now For Free Adult Education classes! Classes: ESL and Basic Education Time: Morning, Afternoon, Evening & Saturdays Start Date: September 13, 2016

Program’s Demographics/Metrics

Adults 21 & Over

Program Status:
Active