English Language Learning & Literacy

Resources For Learning English

Free In Stamford

Adult Learning Center
369 Washington Boulevard
Stamford, CT 06902
Tel: 203-977-4209
Fax: 203-324-9441
Driving Directions

Literacy Volunteers at Family Centers
60 Palmer’s Hill Road
Stamford, CT 06902
Phone: 203-324-3167
Fax: 203-358-2327

Building 1 Community
75 Selleck Street
Stamford, CT 06902
Phone: 203-674 8585
Email: info@neighborslinkstamford.org 

Fee Based In Stamford

Stamford English Language Academy
Adult Learning Center
369 Washington Boulevard
Stamford, CT 06902

International Languages and Services, Inc. (ILS)
78 Harvard Ave
Stamford, CT 06902
(203) 961-1300

Inlingua Language School
2701 Summer St
Stamford CT 06905-4390
203-964-0500

Fairfield County

Darien Continuing Education
P.O. Box 1167
Darien, CT 06820
(203) 656-7467

Greenwich Adult & Continuing Education
290 Greenwich Ave
Greenwich, CT 06830
(203) 625-7400

Norwalk Community College
188 Richards Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06854
203-857-7000

Online


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Films for Learning English

 

 


beslbtnBasic ESL

Online English learning courses with native language support in 19 languages.

LINCS

LINCS Learning Portal

Self-paced online courses for adult education practitioners.


USA Learns

A website for adults to learn English. Here you can practice English speaking, reading, writing, listening, grammar, vocabulary and more. Offers beginning and intermediate levels of English.

Let’s Talk: English Conversation Groups

Learn to speak English at this free drop-in conversation group. No registration necessary. For more information call 203-351-8228 or 8226.

For adults only. Children are welcome if they can read or play quietly.

Main Library, DiMattia Building
3rd Floor Auditorium

Fall Semester

Tuesdays from 6:30 p.m.– 8 p.m.
September 12, 19 & 26
October 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31
November 7, 14, 21 & 28
and December 5, 12 & 19

Weed Memorial Hollander Branch

Tuesdays, 12:30 – 2:00 p.m.

Student Testimonials

Pronunciator

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Pronunciator: The World’s Largest Language Learning Service

  • Comprehensive language learning software supports learning of 80 languages in 50 different interfaces
  • Largest English language curriculum with courses in 50 non-English languages
  • Apps are available for iPad, iPhone, Android, and Kindle
  • Includes up to 22 months of guided instructions per language, and 6-8 weeks of travel, citizenship, and healthcare courses.

Click here to learn how to use it.

Basic English Language Instruction

beslbtnBasic ESL

Online English courses with native language support in 19 languages.

LINCS

LINCS Learning Portal

Self-paced online courses for adult education practitioners.

English for Adult Learners at The Ferguson Library

Basic English Language Literacy Skills




Mondays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

3rd floor Technology Center | Main Library DiMattia Building

September 18 & 25

October 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30

November 6, 13, 20 & 27

December 4

12-week course for adult students at the basic level.

Registration required. Register in person at the second floor Reference Desk at the Main Library, DiMattia Building.

For more information, contact 203-351-8228 or yelena@fergusonlibrary.org

Supported by the American Library Association and Dollar General Literacy Foundation

English Language Writing Course – Advanced




Wednesdays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

3rd floor Technology Center | Main Library DiMattia Building

September 20 & 27

October 4, 11, 18 & 25

November 1, 8, 15 & 29

December 6 & 13

12-week course for adult students at the advanced level.

Registration required. Register in person at the second floor Reference Desk at the Main Library, DiMattia Building.

For more information, contact 203-351-8228 or yelena@fergusonlibrary.org

Supported by the American Library Association and Dollar General Literacy Foundation

Internet Resources for Learning English

About.com: English as 2nd language – Provides basic, intermediate, advanced and business courses, free exercises, tests and quizzes as well as TOEFL and IELTS.

Internet TESL Journal has thousands of contributions by many teachers.

Karin’s Partyland for ESL students. Our student pages have over 75 interactive quizzes, 15 discussion forums, interactive lessons on a variety of topics, a chat room, and lots of great links.

ESL Reference Guide Vocabulary, grammar, spelling, reading, miscellaneous resources.

English as Another Language Resources and activities for ESL/EFL teachers and students.

Visuwords Open source database built by Princeton University students and language researchers. A visualization tool that looks up words to find their meanings and associations with other words and concepts.

Activities for English Language Students
Quizzes, tests, exercises and puzzles to help you learn English.

Randall’s ESL Cyber Listening Lab Listening exercises, which include pre-listening, listening, and post listening tasks for each quiz.

English Page Online English lessons & resources

Web English Teacher English as a Second Language lesson plans and teaching ideas.

Dave’s ESL Café For English language students and teachers; includes chat room, discussion forums, quizzes, online help, job center, and more.

EnglishCLUB.net All levels can play games, take quizzes, and read stories and jokes.

Cultural & Ethnic Organizations

Cultural and Educational Organizations

Association of Chinese Schools

http://www.acsusa.org/

Chinese Culture Center

http://ccc-ct.weebly.com/

P.O. Box 380825

East Hartford, CT 06138-0825

Shaolin Wushu Center

http://www.wushucenter.com/

Shaolin Wushu Center

1735 Ellington Road

Bldg #15

South Windsor, CT 06074

(860) 648-2788

The Chinese Language School of Fairfield County

Principal info@chineseschool-ct.org

Vice Principal

Li-Hwa Ting (203) 831- 0789

liting@oxhp.com

Chinese Language School of CT

http://www.chineselanguageschool.org/

Greenwich, CT

(866) 301-4906 (toll-free)

info@chineselanguageschool.org

Chinese 美東中文學校協會

華社

少林武術中心

French

Church of God the French Speaking

690 Pacific Street

Stamford CT 06902

(203) 359-0113

Church of Christ

1264 High Ridge Rd.

Stamford, CT 06905

(203) 322-9417

Eglise de Dieu d’expression Francaise

690 Pacific Street

Stamford CT 06902

(203) 359-0113

Eglise du Christ

1264 High Ridge Rd.

Stamford, CT 06905

(203) 322-9417

German

German American Club

100 Research Drive

Stamford CT 06906

Haitian

Haitian Women Association of CT

P.O. Box 698

Stamford, CT

203-964-1517

Haitian American Professional Association of CT

41 Wilton Ave

Norwalk, CT

203-840-1206

Haitian American Catholic Center, Inc

93 Hope St

Stamford, CT

203-406-0343

Haitian Community Center

90 Fairfield Ave

Stamford, CT

203-359-4142

Asosyasyon Fanm Ayisyen Nan Konektikèt

P.O. Box 698

Stamford,CT

(203) 964-1517

Asosyasyon Pwofesyonèl Ayisyen Ameriken Nan Konektikèt

41 Wilton Ave

Norwalk CT

(203) 840-1206

Sant Katolik Ayisyen Ameriken, Inc

93 Hope St

Stamford, CT

(203) 406-0343

Sant Kominotè Ayisyen

90 Fairfield Ave

Stamford, CT

(203) 359-4142

Hispanic

Hispanic Advisory Council of Greater Stamford

Contact: hacgs@yahoo.com

http://www.yerwoodcenter.org/hs.htm

Hispano

El Comité de Consejeria Hispana del Gran Area de Stamford

Contacto: hacgs@yahoo.com

http://www.yerwoodcenter.org/hs.htm

Greater Stamford Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

465 Canal Street

Stamford, CT 06907

(203) 359-2050

Contact: president@gshcc.biz

http://www.gshcc.biz/

La Cámara Hispana de Comercio del Gran Area de Stamford

465 Canal Street

Stamford, CT 06907

(203) 359-2050

Contacto: president@gshcc.biz

http://www.gshcc.biz/

Colombo Latin American Association of CT (ACLA)

P.O. Box 112118-06911

Stamford, CT 06911-2118

(203) 223-8204

Contact: Anthony Bravo

email: anthony@acolomboha.org

http://www.acolomboha.org

Asociación Colombo Latinoamericana de Connecticut

P.O. Box 112118-06911

Stamford CT, 06911-2118

(203) 223-8204

Contacto: Anthony Bravo

email: anthony@acolomboha.org

http://www.acolomboha.org

Italian

Italian Minturnese Social Club

681 Hope Street

Stamford, CT 06907

(203) 406-0134

Italian Center

1620 Newfield Ave.

Stamford, CT 06905

(203) 322-6941

Sons of the Rose Social Club

Hope Street

Stamford CT 06905

Settefratese Social Club

23 Virgil Street

Stamford CT 06902

(203) 327-8463

Contact: Joseph Tamboro, President

San Manghese Social Club &

Society of St. Theodoro Mutuo

107 West Ave

Stamford CT, 06902

(203) 323-4252

Contact: Duilio Faugno, President

St. Rock Society of Morra de Santis

(P. Avellino)

32 Hartford Ave

Byram, CT 06830

Italiano

Minturnese Italiano Sociale Club

681 Hope Street

Stamford, CT 06907

(203) 406-0134

Centro Italiano

1620 Newfield Ave.

Stamford, CT 06905

(203) 322-6941

Figli di Rosa Sociale Club

Hope Street

Stamford CT 06905

Settefratese Sociale Club

23 Virgil Street

Stamford CT 06902

(203) 327-8463

Contact: Joseph Tamboro, President

San Manghese Sociale Club &

Societa St. Teodoro Mutuo Soccorso Soccorso

107 West Ave

Stamford CT, 06902

(203) 323-4252

Contact: Duilio Faugno, President

Societa’ St. Rocco di Morra de Santis

(P. Avellino)

32 Hartford Ave

Byram, CT 06830

Holy Name of Jesus Church

4 Pulaski St.

Stamford, Ct 06902

Contact: St Staniszewski

Phone: 203-323-4967

Principal Focus: Religion

Polish Kościół pod wezwaniem Św. Imienia Jezusa

4 Pulaski St.

Stamford, Ct 06902

Kontakt: St Staniszewski

Telefon: 203-323-4967

Fokus: Religia

Association of the White and the Red

Holy Name of Jesus Church

Stamford, CT 06902

Contact: Marta Medyna

Phone: 203-967-0375

Year Organized: 1996

Principal Focus: Arts/Cultural

Stowarzyszenie Bieli i Czerwieni

Kościół pod wezwaniem Św. Imienia Jezusa

Stamford, CT 06902

Kontakt: Marta Medyna

Telefon: 203-967-0375

Data Rozpoczęcia Organizacji: 1996

Fokus Organizacji: Artystyka/ Kultura Polska

Holy Name A C Inc

804 Atlantic St

Stamford, CT 06902-6832

Phone: 203-324-3934

Focus: Social Club

Holy Name A C Inc

804 Atlantic St

Stamford, CT 06902-6832

Telefon: 203-324-3934

Fokus: Klub Rozrywkowy

Polish-American Cultural Society Of Stamford & Information Center

222 Ocean Dr. East

Stamford CT 06902

Phone: 203-356-9888

Contact: Al Koproski

Polsko-Amerykańskie Soważyszenie

Kulturalne w Stamford & Informacjia

222 Ocean Dr. East

Stamford CT 06902

Telefon: 203-356-9888

Kontakt: Al Koproski

Polish Saturday School

369 Washington Blvd.

Stamford CT 06902

Phone: 203-588-9969


http://www.polskaszkolastamford.com/sub_html/wosp.html


pss.stamford@yahoo.com

Director: Kazmira Ferenc

Polska Szkoła Sobotnia

369 Washington Blvd.

Stamford CT 06902

Phone: 203-588-9969

http://www.polskaszkolastamford.com/sub_html/wosp.html

pss.stamford@yahoo.com

Kazimierą Ferenc Dyrector

Russian

Russian American Horizons , Inc.

1700 Bedford St., Suite 203

Stamford, CT 06905

(203) 353-0068

(203) 570-2115

President: Michael Khaimoff

Vice President: Barbara Viner

e-mail: vinerb@optonline.net

Русско-Американские Горизонты

1700 Бедфорд стреет # 203

Стамфорд, 06905

(203) 353-0068

(203) 570-2115

Президент: Михаил Хаимов

Вицепрезидент: Барбара Винер

е-маил: vinerb@optonline.net

Career & Education in the U.S.A.

Upwardly Global – Nonprofit organization that helps highly-skilled immigratnts reclaim their careers in the United States.

Continuing Education

Adult Continuing Education of Stamford
369 Washington Blvd.
Stamford, CT
(203) 977-4209

J.M. Wright Tech
120 Bridge St, Stamford, CT 06905
(203) 324-7363

Urban League of Southwestern Connecticut
Empower individuals and families and  create brighter future
2777 Summer St, Stamford, CT 06905
(203) 327-5810

High Education in the area

UCONN Stamford

Sacred Heart University | Stamford Graduate Center

Bridgeport University |Stamford Center

Norwalk Community College

Our Community Partners

Literacy Volunteers at Family Centers

60 Palmers Hill Rd| Stamford, CT |(203) 324-3167
A private, non-profit organization offering education and human services in Lower Fairfield County.

  • English Language classes
  • Career Development and computer classes

IICONN: International Institute of CT

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34 Woodland Avenue | Stamford, CT | (203) 965-7190
A statewide nonprofit human services agency helping immigrants, refugees, and their families.

  • Accredited representative will assist you in filling out N400 (for minimal fee)
  • Legal assistance (for a minimal fee)

Jewish Family Service of Greenwich

jfs

One Holly Hill Lane | Greenwich, CT | (203) 622-1881
A non-profit, non discriminatory social service agency which provides quality, affordable social services.

  • Accredited representative will assist in filling out N400 (for a minimal fee)
  • Represent you during your citizenship interview at USCIS location (for a minimal fee)

Neighbors Link of Stamford

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75 Selleck Street | Stamford, CT | (203) 674-8585
A non-profit organization providing a comprehensive resource center for recent immigrants in Stamford, Connecticut.

  • English language classes
  • Career development and computer classes
  • Driver’s license education

Stamford Adult & Continuing Education

Adult Learning Center, 369 Washington Boulevard, Stamford, CT / 203.977.4209
Programs and enrichment courses to citizens of Stamford and surrounding communities.

  • English language learning
  • Continuing education
  • Citizenship course

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