English As A Second Language

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The focus for the ESL student will be on reading, comprehension, communication, and vocabulary skills using the PLATO computerized learning system utilizing self-directed, group or individualized one-on-one instruction.

Program Outline

Component I

  • Study of the Alphabet and Phonetics
  • Study of Basic Structure of the English Language
  • Study of Basic Reading Skills
  • Study of Basic Writing Skills


Component II

  • Study of Intermediate Writing Skills
  • Study of Intermediate Reading Skills
  • Study of Conversational Skills


Component III

  • Study of Advanced Writing Skills
  • Study of Advanced Reading Skills
  • Preparing Advanced Students for the GED
  • Helping Students with Societal Skills