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Frequently Asked Questions

Our services are free to adults.

All the books you will need for this course are provided free of charge. If there are any additional materials you feel you need you will be expected to purchase them on your own.

Normally we have two sessions a week, each of one hour duration.

Days and times are arranged between you and your tutor. In-person sessions can be held at the student’s home, the tutor’s home, or a mutually convenient public space, such as a library. Online sessions can be held via Skype, Zoom, What’s App, and Google Meet.

​When you complete the program, you will be able to speak, read and write at an 8th-grade level.
​Our tutors are available to assist in these areas in addition to basic English.

​If the change is a temporary one, the tutor will rearrange the schedule. If it is a permanent change and your tutor cannot reschedule their time, we will find you another tutor.

Normally, if children are under the age of 7, we ask you to have someone watch your children during the class so there are no interruptions.