ESL

FREE* ESL CLASSES

Fall 2022

Fall online pre-pay begins August 30 at 7:00am for TROY RESIDENTS and August 31-September 1 for ALL. In-Person Testing will be September 6, 7, and 8. 
Students will learn and practice speaking and listening, vocabulary, grammar, writing, life and work skills, American culture, and citizenship information. Each student will be tested and placed at their appropriate class level.   
Two course types are offered: In-seat OR Virtual.  
  • In-seat class: There are three different levels of In-seat ESL classes: Beginning, Intermediate & Advanced. Learn English and make friends in a comfortable and friendly environment with experienced, certified teachers. Attendance is important. In-seat classes are teacher-led and meet twice per week at the Troy Learning Center.  
  • Virtual ESL class: This is one combined class of multi-level students. Virtual ESL is a teacher-guided, web-based course. Students are required to achieve a minimum of 8 hours of study per week. The virtual class meets every other week via Microsoft Teams. Class meeting day is TBD by the instructor. Meeting times will be a mix of mornings, afternoons, and evenings.  
ESL classes are held Sept 14 – Jan 12, 2022. Classes meet once every other week. Virtual students are expected to study online English an average of 8 hours per week from anywhere, at anytime.  
SCHEDULE 
Monday/Wednesday 
9/14/2022 - 1/11/2023 
Tuesday/Thursday 
9/15/2022 - 1/12/2023 

IN-SEAT Morning Classes 

IN-SEAT - 9:15 am - 12:30 pm 

IN-SEAT - 9:15 am - 12:30 pm 

IN-SEAT Evening Classes  

IN-SEAT - 6:00 pm - 9:15 pm 

NOT AVAILABLE 

VIRTUAL Class
via Microsoft Teams
Class meets every other week virtually via MS Teams.
Day/Time will be determined by instructor within the
following time ranges:
Morning 9-12 pm 
Afternoon 1-4 pm 
Evening 6-9 pm 
No classes November 23-25 
In-seat classes meet at the Troy Learning Center, 1522 E. Big Beaver Road, Troy, MI 48083 
Virtual class meets online using a laptop, or tablet, Microsoft Teams, and Google classroom 
 
Online prepay will end September 1 or when seats are filled. You will receive a confirmation email after you prepay online. Online registration payment is required PRIOR to in-person testing. ALL STUDENTS must complete the required English test for class placement. Testing is in-person at the Troy Learning Center, 1522 E. Big Beaver Road, Troy, MI 48083. Bring your photo ID and social security number. Allow two hours for testing. Childcare is not available.  
*The $30 registration fee is non-refundable.  
 

Email questions to: TroyAdultESL@troy.k12.mi.us

 

 

OPEN COURSES:Burlington English

Learn English online from anywhere at any time with Burlington Online ESL. Practice listening, speaking, and reading in English. Improve your vocabulary, pronunciation, and grammar. Topics include education, job applications, job interviews, emergencies, transportation, health care, pharmacy, nutrition, banking, housing, and becoming a citizen. This is a web-based computer program, available to use 24/7. It is a self-paced independent program. Students choose what, when, and how long to practice. This is not a teacher-led program, and it does not have class meetings. Teacher support is by email only. Online English made just for you!
Burlington Online ESL is available May 25 - August 25. Cost is $75.00 per semester.

 

 

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