SBPL offers one-on-one tutoring for adult who want help:
SBPL’s Adult Literacy Program will match you with a trained tutor to help you reach your goals.
You are eligible to join our program if you are:
Participating in the Adult Literacy program, you will:
Take the First Step. Schedule a New Learner Interview with SBPL Adult Education staff today!
In the New Learner interview, staff will:
The interview usually takes 30-45 minutes and can be done in-person in the SBPL’s Adult Education Center or virtually through Zoom.
To schedule a New Learner Interview:
SBPL Adult Education staff will follow up with you as soon as possible.
If Spanish is your primary language and you would like to improve your ability to read, write, and spell in Spanish, one of our Spanish speaking tutors can help you reach your goals!
SBPL staff can also get you started in our Leamos program online. This easy-to-use course helps Spanish-speaking adults learn to read and write in Spanish. Improved Spanish literacy can be your only goal, or a step towards English language learning.
Practice English and make friends in the community at the same time!
Join our weekly English Conversation Group and practice your English in a relaxing and casual environment.
All English language learners are welcome! You do not need to be enrolled in the Adult Literacy program to participate.
Learn more about conversation groups, small group classes, and other learning opportunities provided by the Adult Education Center by visiting the Library Events calendar.