Brainfuse Adult Learning Center Use their ever-expanding suite of services to brush up on your skills, learn something new, and test your knowledge. Get live one-on-one help. Available 24/7 to all Henderson residents with a library card.
GCFlearnfree.org Whether you want to learn new words, practice reading, or review those grammar rules you forgot, this free online reading program has it all.
Desert Rose Adult High School and Career Center This year-round school runs 12 hours a day, and is the largest provider of ESL classes at a single location in the area. The following programs are offered: High School Diploma, English Language Learner Program, Citizenship Classes, Literacy, GED Certificate, High School Proficiency Test Preparation.
Catholic Charities English Language Program The classes are free to the public and to clients of their Migration and Refugee Program. All classes are taught by highly-trained instructors. State-of-the-art computer labs are available to help individuals improve their language skills, learn about American life, and understand the Southern Nevada work place.
Visual learners should head to Memrise, a site that features countless categories of so-called "mems," user-generated mnemonic flash cards that rely on graphics, humor, and imagination to implant new vocabulary in your memory. The site hosts thousands of free courses in many languages; you can also upload your own mems for other users to view. Because the content is entirely user-generated, the quality may vary, but when mems work, they really work.
Deceivingly simplistic in appearance, the Foreign Services Institute features extensive text and audio resources for more than 45 languages. Designed by professional linguists for the U.S. government, these free materials are of the highest quality, created with the aim of aiding users gain fluency. Lessons are organized around grammar and repetition, and in addition to more popular languages, the site offers resources for learning lesser-studied options like Romanian, Igbo, Serbo-Croatian, and many more. Note that though the site hosts government-sponsored learning materials, which are in the public domain, it's actually run by private individuals.
This website provides verb conjugations for many languages, including languages that are not commonly taught.
LearningExpress Library Career Center Prepare for a career exam, explore occupations, and improve your workplace skills here. Available 24/7 to all Henderson residents with a library card.
JobNow Free online job assistance, including resume templates, interview tips, career assessments, and live resume and interview coaching. Available 24/7 to all Henderson residents with a library card.
S.A.F.E. House Through safe shelter, support, advocacy, counseling and community education, this organization provides a comprehensive approach to working with families to stop abuse in the family environment.