The following literacy classes are available for ages 18 and up:
People’s Emergency Center
325 N. 39th Street
Tuesday and Thursday: 10:00am – 12:00pm
Monday: 1:15pm 2:30pm
We partner with the Mayor’s Commission on Literacy and their MyPLACE initiative. The process for entering an Adult Basic Education requires the following:
Call the Community Learning Center at 215-910-2667 to schedule intake and assessment. The center will then assign you to a class.
Dr. Patricia Powell
Dr. Powell has a masters degree in education from Temple University and has spent forty-eight years of her life as a classroom teacher, administrator, adjunct professor, educational consultant, and private tutor.
West Philadelphia Senior Community Center
1016 N. 41st Street (corner of 41st & Poplar Streets)
Saturday: 10:00am – 12:00pm
To register, please call us at 215-473-7810.