Lakewood Advocate

"Aberg Center for Literacy offers Classes & Career Fair" - the Lakewood Advocate

Our good friends at the Lakewood Advocate wrote an article on our recent Career & College Week. Here is an excerpt:

The Aberg Center is located behind St. Matthew’s Cathedral at Ross and Henderson, and they offer ESL and GED classes from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. every day. The daily routine begins with a presentation and is followed by an activity where students gain information and skills that promote educational and career advancement. At the beginning of April, the Aberg Center hosted a three-day Career & College Fair for neighbors who live nearby in Old East Dallas.

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"Educate a Mother = Educate a Family" Aberg Center and the Lakewood Advocate

 The Lakewood Advocate teamed up with Aberg Center to do a feature video titled "Educate a Mother = Educate a Family". 

From the From our December 2011 issue Lakewood Advocate:

Aberg Center for Literacy utilizes help from Lakewood volunteers to teach language skills to the community. Ninety percent of students are women looking to improve their English language skills to help their children and get better jobs.