From this “ESL Central” blog page, you can link to our other ESL blogs: English Language, Civics, Culture, & Community, Jobs Skills & Opportunities, and Citizenship preparation classes. The Teacher Resources blog includes our ESL curriculum, lesson plans, and other useful links for instructors.
At the top of this page, you’ll find information on our ESL classes, ESL sites (locations & registration dates), ESL Student Resources, and Computers and Technology. Other classes for ESL students, such as Citizenship, Career-Focused, and Beyond the Basics (“advanced ESL”) are listed on the right under ESL classes. We hope you find these pages useful. Please leave your comments at the bottom of any post.
The Wake County Public Schools System is holding a Bus Driver Career Fair on Saturday, June 17, 9am-12pm at Carroll Middle School. See our Job Skills & Opportunities blog for more information.
Learn English at home for FREE!
Do you want to improve your English?
Do you use email and a computer with internet?
- Improve your English skills in reading, grammar and pronunciation
- Develop your communication skills
- Reach your career goals
- Learn at home at your own pace
The class is motivating and easy to use with an ESL teacher to assist you!
New Student Registrations for students who have never been our ESL program before:
- Wednesday, July 26, 5:30-9:30 pm
- Thursday, August 3, 9:30-12:30 pm
Where : Beltline Education Center 3200 Bush St. Raleigh 27609, Room 215
For more information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org ~ 919-334-1509
Our free Citizenship Preparation class will be offered this summer, 2017!
Beltline Education Center (BEC), 3200 Bush St., Raleigh 27609
Saturdays, 9:30am-12:30pm, Room 324C
Registration: July 15, 2017
For more information: email@example.com or 919-334-1509
Tax season is here and you are probably receiving many tax forms in your mail. You need to file your taxes by April 15th. Have questions? Feeling stressed out and overwhelmed?
Look at the flyer below to find out how to get some FREE help!
- To qualify for this service, your salary must be $60,000 per year, or less.
- You must bring the required documents on the list below.
- You must set up an appointment before you go by calling or emailing:
- Students who can’t go to Wake Tech’s main campus can get help at the Wake County Human Services building on 220 Swinburne St., Raleigh, NC 27610 – near Wake Med hospital.
Following new additional classes are available to students already enrolled in ESL classes.
Classes Meeting Monday & Wednesdays from 12:30 – 2:30, Oc.t 5 to Nov. 21.
- Building Reading and Writing Skills 1 – Students will be working on phonemic awareness. This would be a great addition for students learning beginning literacy skills (Room 332C)
- Oral and Written Communication Skills – This class is for students in Level 3 and 4 who need to improve their reading and writing skills. (Room 342C)
- Writing Skills for College and Career Success – This class is for students in Level 5 and 6 who need to improve their reading and writing skills for work or school . (Room 325C)
Classes Meeting Tuesdays & Thursdays from 12:30 – 2:30, Oc.t 4 to Nov. 22.
- Building Reading and Writing Skills 2 – The focus will be on building student knowledge of long vowel sounds (Room 332C)
- Pronunciation and Grammar – Students will work on blends, spelling patterns, and consonant sounds along with learning and practicing grammar rules. This class is available for students in levels 4, 5, and 6. (Room 325C)
Ready for a career adventure? Eager to go places?
Come to the Wake Tech Community College Workforce Continuing Education Open House Saturday, September 17 Beltline Education Center; 3200 Bush St. Raleigh, 27609; 10am – 2pm
Explore a wide range of training programs. Many can be completed in just three months, or less!
Pre-register now to expedite the check-in process on the day of the event. It’s all free, so bring a friend!
Open House Activities:
- 30+ Information booths about Wake Tech training programs and services
- 15+ Workshops on topics including Commercial Drones, English as a Second Language, and Job searching through NCWorks Online
- Tours of the Advanced Manufacturing Center and Workforce Continuing Education School of Cosmetology
- Door prizes awarded throughout the day, with giveaways including registration discounts on non-credit classes
- Refreshments, and the Wandering Moose food truck
- Goody bags for the first 300 attendees on the day of the event
College workforce experts will answer your questions about:
- Prep courses for certificates in cybersecurity, manufacturing, public safety, and more
- High school equivalency prep; ACT/SAT prep — and what comes after
- Fee-waived courses for those who are unemployed, underemployed, or returning to work
- Personal enrichment courses for youth, adults, and seniors
- Small business startup information and entrepreneurial skills training
- Our Career Pathways Program
For more information: Natalie Heath | firstname.lastname@example.org | 919-866-5840 | workforce.waketech.edu
This resource guide, from Catholic Parish Outreach, contains information on the following area. It has been updated as of June 2016.
General Assistance, Mental Health/Substance Abuse, Health Assistance, Financial Assistance, Crisis Hotlines, Transportation Assistance, Homeless Shelters, Transitional Housing, Clothing Assistance, Food Assistance, Household Goods/Furniture, Thrift Stores, and other resources.
Fall 2016 Citizenship Classes at Wake Tech
Location: Beltline Education Center (BEC), 3200 Bush St., Raleigh 27609 Time: Saturdays, 9:30am-12:30pm, Room 324 C Dates: September 24 – November 19, 2016
Registration: 9/24/16 & 10/1/16 at 9:30 am
More information: email@example.com or 919-334-1509
Be sure to check out this free festival hosted over the Labor Day week-end celebrating African American culture. Information for the festival is on the flyer below and additional details on festival activities can be found here => Festival Website
Flyer for Festival
Job Fair at Kelly Services
Below is the Job Fair Information in Spanish
Spanish Job Fair Flyer
More Info on Job Profile for Pickers/Packers
- Perform duties to inspect product on production line
- Prior to packaging, gather and store product as required and feed product back into production line
- When Appropriate. Perform duties to in spectate packaged product and remove defective products classified as rejects
- Pack first line product into cartons or tray as required
- Perform necessary sanitation inspections
- Continually check product for food safety and product quality
- Follow safety rules
- Keep work area clean and orderly
- Monitor cross contamination