Classes for Adults

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Classes for Adults

Minnesota has nearly 300 programs offering free classes in ESL, GED, college prep, computers and more. Let us help you find the right class. 

Find Free Classes for Adults

Open Door
Learning Centers

Literacy Minnesota operates six learning centers in Minneapolis and Saint Paul. We offer morning, afternoon and evening basic literacy classes, all led by teaching staff or trained volunteers.

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Adult Literacy Hotline


Adult Literacy Hotline website searches helped adults in Minnesota find information about free literacy classes.


Text, phone, email and in-person referrals made to adults in Minnesota helped connect them to free literacy classes.

referrals in languages other than English

The Adult Literacy Hotline can make referrals in 200+ languages, including Spanish, Hmong, Somali, Karen and French.

of survey respondents

Received the information they needed from the Adult Literacy Hotline.

people reached

People learned about the Adult Literacy Hotline through outreach efforts including events, mailings, flyers, online promotion and bus PSAs.