CFL provides a range of free community literacy programs to best serve our students: Adult Education classes to improve the literacy skills to prepare for the GED® or High School Equivalency; comprehensive family literacy programming; English as a Second Language (ESL)/English Language Acquisition and more. Call 215-474-1235, ext. 229 or go to www.centerforliteracy.org
Click here for information nscphila.org/lap/esl-and-language-proficiency both online and in-person
Philadelphia’s myPLACE network offering adult education and career readiness classes throughout the City. myPLACE classes help residents get the skills they need for work and life. ESL, Math and Reading, GED. Go to www.phila.gov/programs/adult-education to find location near you.
Family life with kids is busy and sometimes it’s hard to find time for the things that matter most. Ready4K texts make it easy to get your child ready for school. Each week you will receive tips on growing strong readers and ideas to turn everyday moments into playful, learning fun. You can choose to get messages in English, Spanish, Mandarin, Vietnamese, Arabic, Dari, or Pashto to boost learning for any child from birth to 5th grade. Text “Readby4th” to 70138 or visit https://www.readby4th.org/initiatives-family/ready4k to sign up today.
Great site for reading tips in multiple langiages as well as for children with special needs. readingrockets.org/article/reading-tips-parents-multiple-languages
Click here for amazing ways to help with early brain development. https://sesamestreetincommunities.org/topics/language/
Click this link to learn about a baby and child’s development, what a caregiver can do to maximize a child’s early learning, and get a personal plan for a child’s learning and growth. Click here https://papromiseforchildren.com/early-learning-gps/