General education diploma (gED) CLASSES
We partner with local Adult Basic and Literacy Education (ABLE) organizations to host FREE adult General Education Diploma (GED) classes in our branches. Participants must attend a mandatory orientation session before beginning GED classes.
For more information, please contact Parma City Schools ABLE or call 440.885.8797.
Adults who wish to attend free GED classes at the Library must attend an orientation session.
Friday, October 7, 9:30AM-1:30PM
(Classes will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30AM-12PM)
Garfield Heights Branch
Monday, October 17, 9:30AM-12PM
(Classes will be held Mondays and Thursdays, 9:30AM-12PM)
Maple Heights Branch
Monday, October 24, 9:30AM-12PM
(Classes will be held Monday and Tuesday mornings, 9:30AM-12PM; Monday and Thursday evenings, 6-8:30PM)
Monday, October 24, 9:30AM-12PM
(Classes will be held Mondays and Wednesdays, 9:30AM-12PM)
Warrensville Heights Branch
Monday, October 10, 9:30AM-12PM
(Classes will be held Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9:30AM-12PM)
Polaris Career Center GED Classes
North Olmsted Branch Library - Class Days / Times: Monday & Wednesday, 6:45 – 8: 45 p.m.
You must attend one of these orientation sessions (at Polaris in Middleburg Hts.) before beginning GED classes:
- Tuesday, Oct. 18,Wednesday, Oct. 19, Thursday, Oct. 20 9:30 a.m. –or– 6:00 p.m.
Questions? Email us at ABLE@polaris.edu or Call 440.891.7647- See more at: polaris.edu
English for speakers of other languages (esol) classes
If you need to learn English, or just sharpen your language skills, you’ve come to the right place. We partner with local Adult Basic and Literacy Education (ABLE) organizations to host FREE beginning, intermediate and advanced-level ESOL classes. Adults who wish to attend our free ESOL classes must complete an orientation session.
Parma City Schools ABLE ESOL Classes
For more information, please contact Parma City Schools ABLE
Tuesday, October 25, 12:30-3PM
(Classes will be held Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 12:30-3PM)
Friday, October 14, 9:30AM-12PM
(Classes will be held Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 9:30AM-12PM)
Polaris Career Center ESL Classes
North Olmsted Branch CLASS TIMES: Tuesday & Thursday, 9:30-11:30 a.m.—or— Tuesday & Thursday 6:45-8:45 p.m.
REGISTRATION: Oct. 4, Nov. 8, Jan. 10, Feb.7, Mar. 7, Apr. 4 at 9:30 a.m. or 6:45 p.m.
North Royalton Branch CLASS TIMES: Monday & Wednesday: 9:30-11:30 a.m. —or— 6:30-8:30 p.m.
REGISTRATION: Mondays: Oct. 3, Nov. 7, Jan. 9, Feb.6, Mar. 6, Apr. 3 at 9:30 a.m. or 6:30 p.m.
Questions? Email ABLE@polaris.edu or Call 440.891.7647- See more at: polaris.edu
Cuyahoga Community College ABLE ESOL Classes
For information, please call Cuyahoga Community College ABLE at 216.978.2135.
Fall registration is over; check back later for winter classes.
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Friday, October 14, 10:00AM
Prepare for Citizenship & English Proficiency Tests
We also offer print materials to help you prepare for the U.S. Citizenship Test and English proficiency tests, such as the Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC) and the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). You’ll find all these books, guides and other resources in our catalog.
Online Research Resources
Learning Express Library has everything you need to pass the GED tests:
- Informative eBooks
- Interactive courses in every GED subject
- Introduction to the new 2014 GED Test, including practice questions
- Instantly scored practice tests and essays