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ABE-Adult Basic Education
 ESL-English as a Second Language
GED-General Education Diploma

 Free classes are available in Appleton, Madison, & Milan to help you reach your goals 

  • Do you need to improve your basic skills-reading, writing, math?
  • Would you like to learn to speak English better?
  • Have you always wanted to have a high school diploma and think you’re too old or too busy or you just can`t?


We Offer:

  • ESL  English Speaking Lessons
  • GED   General Education Development
  • Transition into Employment
  • Workforce Education
  • Citizenship Education
  • Prepare for FREE at an Adult Basic Education site near you
  • To find an ABE site near you, call 320-269-9297 Ext. 116

  • Appleton `52 Wing (enter through north door); Tuesdays, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM. Enter through north door. Also Wednesday-see computer classes below
  • Milan at Milan Community School, Room 206 on Tuesdays, 11:00 a.m to 2:00 p.m. and Thursdays, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
  • Madison at MMN Elementary East Wing, on Wednesdays, 3:30-5:30 p.m. See below for information on computer classes.

SW Adult Basic Education
Granite Falls Region
21st Century Computer and Technology Skills
• Learn or enhance basic computer or keyboarding skills
• Create, edit, and post your resume
• Learn social media tools: Facebook, Email, Skype, and
• Locate and apply for jobs
• Conduct effective internet research
• Improve your Microsoft Office proficiency
• Learn how to use your school’s Parent Portal (JMC)
• Chromebooks, iPads, Digital Cameras and more!
Individualized and Self-Paced!
Open to anyone 17 years of age or older.

Instructor: Steven Sterud (both locations)
Time:  3:30-5:30 p.m. 

Appleton ‘52 Wing: Wednesdays, Feb. 3, 17, Mar. 2, 16, 30, Apr. 13, & 27

MMN Elementary East Wing: Wednesdays, Feb. 10, 24, March 9, 23, April 6 & 20

For more information, please contact:

Darcy Kleven, Adult Basic Education Program Manager
1315 East Black Oak Avenue, PO Box 487
Montevideo, MN 56265 Phone: 320-269-9297

Email: dkleven@montevideoschools.org
Website: www.southwestabe.org

Little or no experience? Don’t worry ... 
the instructor will walk you through the necessary steps for success!


For more information, contact the Community Education Office at 320-752-4814 or toll free 1-877-889-4153,email commed@lqpv.org or visit www.southwestabe.org.