Portland ESL Network Community News

  • Volunteer Literacy Tutors Coference

    Posted February 17, 2017

    2017 PLC Tutor Conference Literacy for All
    Join us on March 11, 8:45 am-3 pm, for the 24th annual Tutor Conference at Reed College!

    Learn about tutoring tips, coaching, and expertise from ESL and ABE professionals and advocates. You will find the practical, hands-on workshops a great addition to your tutor toolbox. Check-in between 8:15 and 8:45 am; workshops begin at 9 am. The $42 conference fee includes a choice of gluten-free/vegetarian or “regular” lunch.


  • Holgate Baptist Church ESL Classes

    Posted January 04, 2017

    Holgate Baptist Church is now offering ESL Classes- starting THIS week!
    Address: 11242 SE Holgate Blvd. Portland, OR 97266
    Description: Thursdays from 6-8. Call the church office to register or for more information. First Class is Thursday, Sept 22nd, 2016. Contact: Church Office: 503-761-4554


  • Goodwill Classes

    Posted January 04, 2017

    Goodwill has tons of new classes being offered starting this week! They are at many different locations. Check out their new schedule! Check out their website: http://goodwilljobconnection.org/esl/free-classes/


  • Open Forum: Refugees in Portland

    Posted January 04, 2017

    Oregon folks, you are welcome to join Lutheran Community Services Northwest in a facilitated open dialogue on refugee resettlement here in Portland. This forum is free to attend and we look forward to addressing the challenges, opportunities and problems that our community is experiencing in welcoming refugees.


  • Free English Classes at Bridger Elementary

    Posted January 04, 2017

    This fall Rachel Kimbrow is teaching a free series of English Classes for parents (and the public) at Bridger Elementary, using materials provided by Intercambio Uniting Communities.
    BEGINS: Oct. 5 5:30-7
    WHERE: 7910 SE Market Street, Portland
    QUESTIONS? Contact coordinator Melany Desrochers at 503-502-1485