Adult Education

This program is grant funded and provides no-cost services to adults 17 years of age and older.

  • Self-paced preparation to earn Illinois High School Equivalency credentials
  • Web-enhanced instruction to improve basic academic skills
  • Improve basic math and language arts skills
  • Develop English language skills for non-English speakers
  • Transitional services for HEC® Recipients who desire to continue their education
Job Skills
  • Create resumes
  • Improve interviewing skills
  • Compose cover letters
  • Improve job keeping skills
  • Learn skills for job promotion
Life Survival Skills
  • Improve cultural and civic skills for non-English speakers
  • Increase basic computer technology skills
  • Improve self-esteem through successful accomplishment of goals
  • Discover creative ideas for parenting
  • Become a life-long learner
Family Literacy - Centralia
  • Child education
  • Health and financial literacy
  • Workplace and career readiness
  • Adult education
  • Parent education
  • Interactive family activities
  • Homework assistance
  • Story time for children
  • Field trips and guest speakers
Reading Link
  • Volunteers literacy to assist adult learners in enhancing their academic and language skills
  • Free training for volunteers seeking to become literacy tutors
  • Programs in Bond, Clinton, Fayette, Marion, and Washington Counties
Tutoring Situations
  • One-on-one tutoring
  • Small group tutorial sessions
  • Illinois High School Equivalency prep in-class tutorial services
  • Helping in English as a second language classes
  • Computer-based instruction
  • Individual and group tutoring service for residents seeking to improve their English language skills.
The services provided by the Adult Education and Literacy Department are grant funded so there is no cost to those who participate.

Location of Adult Education & Literacy Services Additional HEC locations
  • Carlyle Assembly of God Church
  • Old Centralia High School
Additional sites may be available for any of these services.

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