ISU Adult Education Center launching array of classes in October

The Idaho State University Adult Education Center will offer numerous classes beginning in October. The center offers classes to "fill the gap between K-12 and technical/higher education."

Adult education classes in reading, writing, math, and language are starting Monday, Oct. 2. Classes are offered Mondays and Thursdays from 6 to 9 p.m. In addition, English as a second language (ESL) classes will also begin Oct. 2 and will be held Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6 to 9 p.m.

If you or someone you know would like to improve reading, writing, language, and math skills to get a job, get a better job, get their GED, prepare for college, and/or help kids with their schoolwork, contact the center and register. All services are free.

The Job Education Training (JET) program is also available in Preston. Classes in customer service and computers are offered for free to those who qualify. To find out if you qualify, contact Carol at 282-3026 or 785-1848.

To learn more about the services available at the Adult Education Center or to register for the adult education or ESL programs, call 282-2468. The Pocatello Center is located on the third floor of the Roy F. Christensen Building on the ISU campus. It is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.