ESL Program


Adult English Second Language (ESL)

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     The ESL program is a specific part of South Carolina Adult Education that addresses the needs of adult English Language Learners (ELL's).  The services offered through this program may include (some but not all of the following):

  • English Language Acquisition (ELA)

  • Pre-literacy skills

  • Reading

  • Writing

  • Listening

  • Speaking/Grammar

  • Pronunciation

  • US Naturalization/Citizenship preparation

  • Civic participation

  • Cultural literacy

  • Career awareness

  • Workforce preparation skills

  • Career pathway identification and workforce training

  • Test preparation for higher education entrance exams

The main goal of the adult ESL program is to help ELL's to communicate in American English in order to assimilate into mainstream society.