Adult Basic Education (ABE) Program
The ABE program at Walworth County Literacy Council (WCLC) serves students who are fluent in English and in need of the council’s services for an array of reasons: to enter employment, read and interpret bills, order from a menu, acquire a library card, read to their children or grandchildren, or pass a vital test to further their education or career.
Students and their tutors meet at a public library, or virtually, on a regular basis to work on student-specific skills and goals. While WCLC does not diagnose learning or reading disabilities, every attempt is made to best accommodate students with the resources available.
The program provides individuals with literacy support in:
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