what is ABE and ESL?
  • ABE = Adult Basic Education

    This refers to anyone, 17 and older

    not enrolled in K-12 instruction

    and is looking for a high school degree or increasing basic educational skills

     

    ESL =English as a Second Language

    Also referred to as EL, English Learner or ELL English Language Learner

    any one who is unable to speak, read or write English and;

    17 and older

    not enrolled in K-12 instruction