Students

Every year adult students come to Mid-State Literacy Council to study with a tutor or take small classes to help them accomplish their education and communication goals, including:

  • Preparing to pass the GED test
  • Studying and practicing for the TOEFL test
  • Learning computer skills
  • Increasing reading, writing, math and communication skills
  • Studying for the CDL
  • Studying English
  • Preparing to apply for jobs
  • Learning new work skills
  • Preparing for University or Graduate School entrance exams
  • Preparing for the Citizenship test
  • Volunteering in our community
  • Getting a job or a promotion

See class schedule below or view the print version HERE.

Connect

Do you know someone who is struggling to survive in our community without proficient literacy skills? Do you know someone whose life would improve if they better understood the English language?

To help someone (or yourself!) improve their literacy skills and their life, email us at mslc@mid-stateliteracycouncil.org or call (814) 238-1809!

Study English at Mid-State Literacy Council

Click HERE for details of our Spring 2021 program.

Spring Classes 2021 All instruction will be online.

Beginner Classes

Beginner Conversation

Nanda Dhananjaya

Tuesday

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Online

Beginner English 

Layne Deakins & Alex Lytle

Monday and Wednesday

4:00pm – 5:00pm

Online

Beginner English for Doctor Visits

PSU Teaching Assistants

Monday and Wednesday

1:30 – 3:00pm

Online

Beginner Reading & Writing

Carrie Koch & team

Monday and Thursday

10:30am – 11:30am

Online

Intermediate

Culture and Conversation 

Robert Leach

Tuesday and Friday

10:30am – noon

Online

English in the Community

Sarah Almarzooqi & Quin Brannaka

Wednesday and Saturday

10:00am – 11:00am

Online

Int.  English for Doctor Visits

PSU Teaching Assistants

Tuesday and Thursday

3:30 – 5:00pm

Online

Intermediate/Advanced English Conversation

Michael Hammond

Wednesday and Friday

3:00pm – 4:00pm

Online

Speaking & Listening w/ Pronunciation

Rosa Padt

Tuesday and Friday

12:15 – 1:00pm

Online

Advanced

English for Women’s Health

PSU Teaching Assistant

Wednesday and Friday

4:00 – 5:30pm

Online

Everyday Writing

Ashley Rea

Monday and Thursday

11:30am – 12:30pm

Online

Grammar and Vocabulary

Carol Pollard

Tuesday and Thursday

1:00pm – 2:00pm

Online

News Discussion

Malini Suresh Nair

Wednesday 5:30pm – 6:45pm

Online

Workplace Communication

Ann Echols

Thursday 3:30pm – 5:00pm

Online

Multi Level

Book Club

Brittany Sherman, Centre Safe Prevention Coordinator

Sunday 5:00pm – 6:30pm

Online

Citizenship

Marinelle Azar

Friday 4:00pm – 5:15pm

Online

Computer Skills-Basic

Tuesday 2:05pm – 3:00pm

Online

Computer Skills for the Workplace

Saturday 2:00pm – 3:00pm

Online

TOEFL Program

A fee of $395 covers TOEFL classes, 3 other MSLC classes, and tutoring.

TOEFL Prep

Chris Kim and Kevin Xue

Monday and Wednesday

1:00pm – 2:30pm

Online

TOEFL Reading & Listening 

Ruge Zhao and Ruonan Zhao

Friday

8:45 -10:00am

Online

TOEFL Speaking & Writing

Nabila Aman and Wenhui Gao

Tuesday

7:00pm – 8:15pm

Online

Assessment

New students are invited to schedule an intake to assess your current skills. Please contact Jennifer Walter at jwalter@mid-stateliteracycouncil.org or call (814) 238 – 1809.

Contact Details

248 E Calder Way, Suite 307 State College, PA 16801

Phone: (814) 238 – 1809 email: mslc@mid-stateliteracycouncil.org

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