Minnesota Literacy Council
Adult Literacy Hotline
Minnesota Literacy Council - Headquarters
700 Raymond Ave, Ste 180, St. Paul, MN, 55114-1780
Distance: 1115 Miles
The Minnesota Literacy Council maintains an Adult Literacy Hotline to help learners get connected to free classes in their area. Classes are available at over 250 learning centers across Minnesota.
The hotline provides referrals and information about classes and training in these areas:
* General Educational Development (GED)
* Basic reading
* English as a Second Language (ESL)
* Adult diploma
* Career training
* College Prep
Offers phone interpretation services to communicate class information in 200+ languages
Call the hotline for information at: (800) 222-1990, or text (612) 424-1211.
8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday
|Main - Administrative||(651) 645-2277|
|Toll Free||(800) 225-7323|
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HH-0500.2500-250GED/High School Equivalency Test Instruction Definition
Programs that provide instruction for adults and eligible minors who have elected to take a series of tests which measure the extent to which they have gained the knowledge, skills and understanding ordinarily acquired through a high school education. Instruction and testing focus on writing, social studies, science, reading and mathematics. Individuals who pass the tests receive a high school equivalency certificate.
HH-0500.8000-150English as a Second Language Definition
Programs that offer opportunities for non-English-speaking and limited-English-speaking adults to learn listening, speaking, reading and writing skills with an emphasis on developing the level of communication competence that is essential for adults who are living in a setting in which English is the primary language. Also included are programs that provide English language instruction for younger people.
HH-4500.0500Adult Literacy Programs Definition
Programs offered by a variety of organizations including regular and adult schools, libraries, correctional facilities, businesses and corporations that provide reading, writing, speaking, computation and/or problem solving skills for adults who cannot read or write at a functional level with the objective of ensuring that they have the skills necessary to find and keep decent jobs, support their children's education and participate actively in civic life.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YG-2000Functional Illiteracy Definition
Individuals whose ability to read, write and/or understand basic mathematics is not sufficient to secure and maintain employment or participate fully in those aspects of community life that require these skills.
YZ-4650Literacy Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of adult or family literacy.