Adult Basic Education (ABE)
The Adult Basic Education program provides instruction for students to build academic skills in reading, writing, vocabulary development, and math.
The program serves:
- Students whose academic skills are below 9th grade level.
- Remediation and to prepare for entering college, career training, or the workforce
- Pre-HiSET (students who want to pass the HiSET battery of exams)
- Students transitioning from Advanced ESL.
ABE class uses research-based teaching methods to build reading, writing, math, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills in a blended learning environment. Placement is based on the students CASAS assessment score of 220-235. Students take the California Adult School Assessment System (CASAS) at orientation. The results determine if this class is the best fit.
Counseling services available to all students