English as a Second Language

There may be places in your community to learn English. These classes are called ESL (English as a Second Language) or ELL (English Language Learner). Some ideas for finding a class:

  • Check if your church, temple, mosque or other place of worship offers ESL/ELL classes.
  • To see a list of schools that offer ESL/ELL classes, you may go here: http://www.eslgold.com/iowa.html.
  • Check also with a high school in your area for adult education classes.
  • You can also Google “ESL” or “English as Second Language” and your town’s name to find classes.
  • The 2.1.1 system is also very good for finding ESL classes. Just dial 2.1.1 or go to this website to find the program that is in your area: http://www.211.org/

English as a Second Language

There may be places in your community to learn English. These classes are called ESL (English as a Second Language) or ELL (English Language Learner). Some ideas for finding a class:

  • Check if your church, temple, mosque or other place of worship offers ESL/ELL classes.
  • To see a list of schools that offer ESL/ELL classes, you may go here: http://www.eslgold.com/iowa.html.
  • Check also with a high school in your area for adult education classes.
  • You can also Google “ESL” or “English as Second Language” and your town’s name to find classes.
  • The 2.1.1 system is also very good for finding ESL classes. Just dial 2.1.1 or go to this website to find the program that is in your area: http://www.211.org/