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The GED test is moving online in 2014.
to see what computer skills you’ll need to take the GED test online.
Need to brush-up on your computer skills? Take our
at the PPL Learning Center!
You’ll need good typing skills. Come to the PPL Learning Center to use our premiere Mavis Beacon typing software.
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Minnesota Literacy Council
Search GED, ESL and Adult Ed programs online by type of program, time of classes and location, or call 1.800.222.1990 to speak with someone directly.
Minneapolis Community Education
Minneapolis ABE offers free programs for adults ages 16 and older.
Shape (South Hennepin Adult Programs in Education)
SHAPE offers ESL classes at many different levels to adult learners from a variety of countries.
ABE and ELL Practice Online
Includes activities on grammar, reading, vocabulary, citizenship, computer, math, GED and much more.
Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab)
Activities and lessons on reading, writing, ELL, and work readiness.
ESL Cyber Listening Lab
Great listening exercises to help you work on your English comprehension.
English for Work
Experience job skills and targeted vocabulary. Jobs include housekeeping, dishwasher, custodian, food prep worker, packaging and laundry worker.
A wide variety of life skills and literacy building exercises related to employment, health, grammar and computation.
Basic Math Practice Online
Free online academy that covers a wide range of math curriculum.
Online learning in math, computers and reading.
Life Skills Math
Links to ESL-friendly math sites and interactive video clips.
Interactive math lessons sorted by subject.
Basic Math Tutorial
Provides self-paced introductory lessons in math basics.
Step by step answers and demonstrations for algebra, arithmetic and word problems.
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