ESL Distance Education Classes

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, October 4,  6:00 pm – 9:30  pm

Registrations for current ESL/ABE students : 

  • Tuesday, September 26, 9:30am – 12:30  pm

Where :  Beltline Education Center 3200 Bush St. Raleigh 27609, Room 215

 For more information contact:  rmhoffabdelilah@waketech.edu ~ 919-334-1509

Do You Need Help with Your Taxes?

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.

 

New Fall 2016 Elective Classes at Beltline Center

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)

Job Fair at Kelly Services

 

Job Fair at Kelly Services

Job Fair at Kelly Services

Below is the Job Fair Information in Spanish

Spanish Job Fair Flyer

Spanish Job Fair Flyer

More Info on Job Profile for Pickers/Packers

Job Functions:

  • 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

 

 

 

 

Workshop to Help You Get Rental Housing

Are you having trouble renting a house or apartment?  Are you confused about the responsibilities of tenants and landlords? 

You may be interested in the 12-hour “Ready To Rent” workshop from Wake County Human Services.

  • The workshops last 3 hours (per day) over 4 days, for a total of 12 hours.  They are usually given once a month.
  • All workshops are in English.  There is *no* foreign language assistance, interpreters, or translations, so they are best for advanced ESL students.
  • There is a $25 fee for one 12-hour workshop.
  • At the end of the workshop, you will receive a “Ready to Rent” certificate of completion.

The Wake County Government website has more information on the workshops and their latest schedule. Below is a flyer on the June/ July workshops.

eady to Rent Workshop June/ July Dates

Ready to Rent Workshop June/ July Dates

World Refugee Day – June 20th, 2016

The United Nations has marked June 20th as World Refugee Day – a day that people can honor the strength, spirit and courage of millions of refugees worldwide. It is a day to recognize the contributions of refugees in their communities and to raise awareness of their struggles.

Here in Raleigh, the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants along  with Lutheran Services is sponsoring a World Refugee fair on Saturday, June 18th .  

Please see the flyer below for details

World Refugee Day - 2016

World Refugee Day – 2016

New Spring TOEFL Classes

If you are an advanced English Student and are planning to take the TOEFL exam, these two courses can help you and are offered this spring.   Click on the TOEFL Prep page to get instructions on how to register. If you have questions or problems, please contact Michael Langer: mjlanger@waketech.edu

THE NEXT GENERATION TOEFL iBT  – Course 160801

  • May 16- June 29
  • Monday and Wednesday  =>  3:15- 5:45PM    Bldg. C- Rm 422  North Campus

This course will prepare the students to take the TOEFL iBT test and improve their scores by sharpening their listening and speaking competencies and improving their reading and writing skills. It will teach strategies that are necessary to get better scores such as outlining, note-taking, synthesizing, summarizing and paraphrasing. There will be diagnostic tests and practice tests

 

BETTER SCORES IN TOEFL: Speaking & Writing – Course 160030

  • May 17- June 9
  • Tuesday and Thursday  => 3:15- 5:45 PM   Bldg.C Rm 422- North Campus

This course offers skills and strategies for achieving a higher score on the TOEFL iBT. It also includes multiple practice tests in speaking and writing