Adult Classes

Whatever you want to achieve, we’ll help you get there – now from the comfort of your home! Adult education classes are free, and our dedicated staff and volunteers will support you every step of the way. Get started today by calling (847) 775-2547.

Adult Literacy/ESL Tutoring

Improve your reading, math and or learning English from home! We will work with you and help you by phone, computer, FaceTime, Zoom, etc. If you don’t know how, we can help you with that too! Our trained adult literacy and ESL tutors are available to you by appointment.
Learning from home can help you to get a job, help your grandchildren/children with their school work, or simply read a book or write a letter.

Conversational ESL

Conversational ESL (English as a Second Language) classes are available online! Meet with a coach and other adult learners from the comfort of your home. Practice speaking English about a wide variety of topics, like families, talking to your children’s teachers or work. We will find a time that works for you! For more information about Conversational ESL, please call 847-775-2547.

Health Literacy

The Functional Health Literacy Program invites you to participate in its online health classes offered by Community Health Workers and local Health Professionals. Learn how you can stay healthy with topics like COVID-19, Diabetes Management, Obesity, Mental Health, Heart Disease, Vaccines, and other medical conditions, as well as help connecting with health care services. For more information, contact Manny Hernandez at 847-775-2588 or by email at mannyhernandez@waukeganpl.info.

Northstar

Improve your computer skills and show employers what you know by signing up for a free online Northstar account. Learn digital skills and achieve certificates. Available in English only.

Typingclub

Learn to type faster and better while at home! Get a learning plan just for you. Call 847-775-2562 to enroll in Typing Club. Offered in English and Spanish.

Online Classes and Labs

Drop in Lab · English and Spanish

Computer help available via Zoom! Bring topics that you would like to learn including, internet, email, Microsoft Word, Excel and more.

Wednesdays, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, English
Wednesdays, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Spanish

Get that Job Lab · English only

Receive help with your resume, applications and interviewing via Zoom!

Thursdays, 10 – 12:00 pm

Learn Microsoft Word at home · English only

Learn about file management and MS Word in our six week class from 2-3:30 pm on Saturdays, starting September 12. Call 847-775-2547 to register.

Learn the Internet at home · Spanish only

Learn how to use the internet safely to search for information, fill out online forms and use email. Additional information for WPS60 parents on Infinite Campus.