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LEARN@SAPL

LEARN@SAPL Centers are designed for adults who are seeking to learn English, improve their skills, or earn a GED® by connecting with adult education specialists and social service case managers to find the help they need to succeed.
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LEARN@SAPL Locations

LEARN at SAPL

San Antonio Public Library provides assistance through the LEARN at SAPL centers with:

Online preparation for High School Equivalency, English as a second language (ESL), and other basic education classes

Computer and software tutorials

Language learning

Tablet and mobile device training

 Resource  referrals

 Financial Empowerment Counseling

 

Bazan Branch Library

2200 W. Commerce St.

San Antonio, TX 78207

210. 207.9168

 LEARN at Bazan

Monday: CLOSED

Tuesday: 10 - 6

Wednesday: 12 - 8

Thursday: 10 - 6

Friday: 10 - 6

Saturday: 10 - 6

Sunday: CLOSED

 

Carver Branch Library

 3350 E. Commerce St.

San Antonio, TX 78220

210. 207.9188

LEARN at Carver

Monday: 10 - 6

Tuesday: 12 - 8

Wednesday: 10 - 6

Thursday: 12 - 8

Friday: 10 - 6

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: CLOSED

 


Cortez Branch Library

 2803 Hunter Blvd.

San Antonio, TX 78224

210. 207.9138

LEARN at Cortez

Monday: 10 - 6

Tuesday: 12 - 8

Wednesday: 10 - 6

Thursday: 12 - 8

Friday: CLOSED

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday:  10 - 6


Westfall Branch Library

 6111 Rosedale Ct.

San Antonio, TX 78201

210.207.9228

LEARN at Westfall

 Monday: CLOSED

Tuesday: 10 - 6

Wednesday: 12 - 8

Thursday: 10 - 6

Friday: 10 - 6

Saturday: 10 - 6

Sunday: CLOSED

GED Practice Websites

Online ESL Classrooms

English For All

Video-based lessons teach you vocabulary, grammar, and more. One-time registration is free. 


Ventures Arcade

Lessons teach you vocabulary, grammar, and more. Choose the right word. Crossword. Drag and drop. Fill in the blank.

Guess the word. Multiple choice. Reading. What do you hear? What do you see? No registration needed.

Learn American English on Line

This website is free for students and schools. There are seven levels of instruction. Provides videos, lessons, exercises, quizzes, and advice.

 U.S.A. Learns

A free site for adults to:

  • Learn English
  • Improve basic reading, writing, speaking and life skills
  • Work with their teacher or tutor

Introducing our Digital Inclusion Certificate Program

Visit one of the Learn Centers today and earn a certification in one of four digital tracks. Our Training Officers will work with you to determine which track is the best fit to get your started on your path to digital proficiency.

 

Choose from the following options:

 

Track 1 Learn the Basics of How to Use a Computer

Learn the basics of how to use a computer, including the necessary vocabulary and how to find the information you are looking for.

 

Track 2 Connect with Family and Friends

Connect with family and friends, exploring ways to stay in touch using digital platforms.

Track 3 Find and Apply for Jobs

Learn how to put your best foot forward and apply for the job of your dreams.

Track 4 Build Your Professional Skills

Strengthen your administrative skills.

LEARN at SAPL is an adult education program located at four library branches,

offering free learning and financial counseling opportunities. 

 

Computers and Technology 
• Learn the basics of computers, tablets, smart phones and laptops. 

• Come to a group class of drop in with your technology questions. 

 

Job Help

• Search and prepare for a new job.

• Learn how to complete online applications.

• Learn how to make a professional resume. 

• Use our computer to take practice tests such as the CDL, ASVAB or other job-related assessments. 

 

English as a Second Language (ESL)
• Group learning and self-study opportunities available.

• Free homework help available.

 

High School Equivalency 

• Take practice tests and improve your skills.

• Check out books, DVDs and other resources to help you learn.

 

Financial Counseling (By Appointment)
• A Department of Human Services (DHS) Resource Specialist will help you connect to resources in the community. 

• Learn more about credit scores, how to make and maintain a budget, and how to save and plan for your future. 

Library Resources

Directory of Adult Basic Education Programs in San Antonio

Use LEARN@SAPL centers alongside other community programs. The following is a list of adult education programs in the San Antonio area. Please contact the program for class times and registration information.

Adult Education and Literacy Programs - Region 20

This website is a great place to start your search for an adult education program.

1314 Hines Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78209 
210-370-5498

 

North East Independent School District

107 W. Rampart
San Antonio, TX 78216
210-356-7550

​Northside Independent School District

6632 Bandera Rd., Bldg. B
San Antonio, TX 78238
210-397-8109

San Antonio Independent School District

906 Merida Street (Annex Building)
San Antonio, TX 78207
210-554-2450

Center for Refugee Services

8703 Wurzbach Road, Suite. A-1
San Antonio, TX 78240
210-949-0062

Northern Hills United Methodist Church

For more information write to ministerio@nhumc.org

3703 N. Loop 1604 East
San Antonio, TX 78247

210-654-0881

Westside Education & Training Center
563 S.W. 40th Street (at Old Hwy 90)
San Antonio, TX 78237
Office: 210-485-0240
210.370.5238

Woodland Baptist Church
15315 Huebner Road
San Antonio, TX 78248
210-493-4501

GED Books

ESL Books