ESOL, Literacy, & Lifelong Learning
Visit our Adult Literacy and ESOL Tutoring page for more information on services and programs available at the library.
- USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration Service) - USCIS is the federal agency that administers citizenship and immigration services for the United States.
- Activities for ESOL Students - Quizzes, tests, exercises and puzzles to help you learn English as a Second Language.
- Dave's ESL Cafe - Includes helpful pages on grammar, idioms and slang, pronunciation, and forums for learners.
- DuoLingo - A gamified way to learn a second language - earn XP as you advance through lessons to level up. Also practice your skills by reading and translating real articles and having someone review them.
- English Club - Lessons on listening, reading, writing, and speaking English including games, quizzes, and more.
- English Language Guide - A guide on pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary, and more for those who seek to learn English as a second language.
- Internet Polyglot - Free language lessons and games online for students learning a second language.
- Lang-8 - A service where you keep a running journal in the language you're learning and it is corrected by a native speaker. In return, you review someone else's journal who is learning your native language.
- LiveMocha - Free online language learning with lessons, courses and other language-learning activities. Practice with others learning the same language as you.
- National Literacy Directory - Designed to help individuals find local literacy and education programs and GED testing centers in their areas.
- USA Learns - A site for adults to improve English speaking, pronunciation, listening, reading, spelling, writing and grammar.
- America's Literacy Directory - Find a local location for ESOL, literacy, adult education, and citizenship.
- Clearwater Adult Education Center - Offers a variety of classes including high school credit, GED preparation, ESOL, career and technical courses.
- English for Pinellas County - Video lessons for non-English speakers containing information about Pinellas county.
- Florida Literacy Coalition - Promotes, supports and advocates for the effective delivery of quality adult and family literacy services in the state of Florida.
- GED Pinellas County - Information on how to register to take to GED exam at various testing centers in Pinellas County.
- Literacy Council of Upper Pinellas - An organization dedicated to teaching adults (age 16 and older) literacy skills using individualized curricula.