What is Adult Basic Education?
Adult Basic Education (ABE) provides opportunities for adults to acquire basic education skills that are:
- Necessary for literate functioning and meeting their responsibilities with family and community,
- To benefit from post-secondary and job-training programs,
- To achieve high school equivalency, and
- To achieve self-sufficiency
Who can take Adult Basic Education classes?
Adults who are over the age of 16 and who are functioning below the 12th grade level in basic academic areas., including reading, writing and speaking English.