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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 to find the help they need to succeed.
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Emily Flores
Even though the libraries are closed, you can email me with your Adult Education questions! I will check and respond to email inquiries during regular working hours.



In-person services not currently available, but check out what services we are providing remotely at COVID-19 SAPL Services

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


LEARN at SAPL is an adult education program located at four library branches, offering free learning opportunities- most on a drop-in basis!

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. 

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. 

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

High School Equivalency Exams
• Take practice tests and improve your skills.
• Check out books, DVDs and other resources to help you learn.

Technology Assistance and Practice

Need assistance filling out the 2020 Census?

Check out this guide, created by Generations on Line.
Also, check out this practice Census published by the New England Literacy Resource Center.


Digital Inclusion Certificate Program

Visit one of the Learn Centers today and earn a certificate in digital skills. 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.

Goodwill's Technology Access Program

Goodwill's Technology Access Program (TAP) provides technology and training to individuals to address the digital divide. If you meet qualification guides, you can apply at

GED Practice Websites 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

A great place to start your search for an adult education program!

1314 Hines Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78209 


North East Independent School District

107 W. Rampart
San Antonio, TX 78216

​Northside Independent School District

6632 Bandera Rd., Bldg. B
San Antonio, TX 78238

San Antonio Independent School District

906 Merida Street (Annex Building)
San Antonio, TX 78207

Center for Refugee Services

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

Northern Hills United Methodist Church

For more information write to

3703 N. Loop 1604 East
San Antonio, TX 78247


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

Woodland Baptist Church
15315 Huebner Road
San Antonio, TX 78248

Online ESL Classrooms

English For All

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

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

High School Equivalency Books

ESL Books